[gentoo-announce] [ GLSA 202103-01 ] Salt: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Severity: Normal Title: Salt: Multiple vulnerabilities Date: March 31, 2021 Bugs: #767919 ID: 202103-01
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Synopsis ========
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Salt, the worst of which could allow remote attacker to execute arbitrary commands.
Background ==========
Salt is a fast, intelligent and scalable automation engine.
Affected packages =================
——————————————————————- Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected ——————————————————————- 1 app-admin/salt < 3000.8 >= 3000.8
Description ===========
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Salt. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact ======
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary commands via salt-api, cause a Denial of Service condition, bypass access restrictions or disclose sensitive information.
Workaround ==========
There is no known workaround at this time.
Resolution ==========
All Salt users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge –sync # emerge –ask –oneshot –verbose “>=app-admin/salt-3000.8”
References ==========
[ 1 ] CVE-2020-28243 nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-28243 [ 2 ] CVE-2020-28972 nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-28972 [ 3 ] CVE-2020-35662 nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-35662 [ 4 ] CVE-2021-25281 nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2021-25281 [ 5 ] CVE-2021-25282 nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2021-25282 [ 6 ] CVE-2021-25283 nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2021-25283 [ 7 ] CVE-2021-25284 nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2021-25284 [ 8 ] CVE-2021-3144 nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2021-3144 [ 9 ] CVE-2021-3148 nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2021-3148 [ 10 ] CVE-2021-3197 nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2021-3197
Availability ============
This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website:
security.gentoo.org/glsa/202103-01
Concerns? =========
Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users’ machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at bugs.gentoo.org.
License =======
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