openSUSE2021:0755-1: important: Security update for cacti, cacti-spine

openSUSE Security Update: Security update for cacti, cacti-spine ______________________________________________________________________________
Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2021:0755-1 Rating: important References: #1180804 Cross-References: CVE-2020-35701 CVSS scores: CVE-2020-35701 (NVD) : 8.8 CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Affected Products: SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 ______________________________________________________________________________
An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.
Description:
This update for cacti, cacti-spine fixes the following issues:
cacti-spine was updated to 1.2.17:
* Avoid triggering DDos detection in firewalls on large systems * Use mysql reconnect option properly * Fix possible creashes in various operations * Fix remote data collectors pushing too much data to main when performing diagnostics * Make spine more responsive when remote connection is down * Fix various MySQL issues * Make spine immune to DST changes
cacti-spine 1.2.16:
* Some developer debug log messages falsely labeled as WARNINGS * Remove the need of the dos2unix program * Fix Spine experiencing MySQL socket error 2002 under load * Under heavy load MySQL/MariaDB return 2006 and 2013 errors on query * Add backtrace output to stderr for signals * Add Data Source turnaround time to debug output
cacti-spine 1.2.15:
* Special characters may not always be ignored properly
cacti was updated to 1.2.17:
* Fix incorrect handling of fields led to potential XSS issues * CVE-2020-35701: Fix SQL Injection vulnerability (boo#1180804) * Fix various XSS issues with HTML Forms handling * Fix handling of Daylight Saving Time changes * Multiple fixes and extensions to plugins * Fix multiple display, export, and input validation issues * SNMPv3 Password field was not correctly limited * Improved regular expression handling for searcu * Improved support for RRDproxy * Improved behavior on large systems * MariaDB/MysQL: Support persistent connections and improve multiple operations and options * Add Theme ‘Midwinter’ * Modify automation to test for data before creating graphs * Add hooks for plugins to show customize graph source and customize template url * Allow CSRF security key to be refreshed at command line * Allow remote pollers statistics to be cleared * Allow user to be automatically logged out after admin defined period * When replicating, ensure Cacti can detect and verify replica servers
Patch Instructions:
To install this openSUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or “zypper patch”.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:
– SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12:
zypper in -t patch openSUSE-2021-755=1

Package List:
– SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
cacti-spine-1.2.17-14.1 cacti-spine-debuginfo-1.2.17-14.1 cacti-spine-debugsource-1.2.17-14.1
– SUSE Package Hub for SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 (noarch):
cacti-1.2.17-20.1
References:
www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-35701.html bugzilla.suse.com/1180804