Patch  oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20120451
RHSA-2012:0451: rpm security update (Important)  

The RPM Package Manager (RPM) is a command-line driven package management system capable of installing, uninstalling, verifying, querying, and updating software packages.
Multiple flaws were found in the way RPM parsed package file headers. An attacker could create a specially-crafted RPM package that, when its package header was accessed, or during package signature verification, could cause an application using the RPM library (such as the rpm command line tool, or the yum and up2date package managers) to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2012-0060, CVE-2012-0061, CVE-2012-0815)
Note: Although an RPM package can, by design, execute arbitrary code when installed, this issue would allow a specially-crafted RPM package to execute arbitrary code before its digital signature has been verified. Package downloads from the Red Hat Network are protected by the use of a secure HTTPS connection in addition to the RPM package signature checks.
All RPM users should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain a backported patch to correct these issues. All running applications linked against the RPM library must be restarted for this update to take effect.
Create Date: 2012-04-03 Last Update Date: 2012-04-03

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: unix (from OVAL definitions)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

References

Criteria

The patch should be installed
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : All of the following are true
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is installed
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20070331001. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : All of the following are true
IF : rpm-python is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-python is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100678006 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : rpm-python is earlier than 0:4.4.2.3-28.el5_8
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-build is earlier than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100678005 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : rpm-libs is earlier than 0:4.4.2.3-28.el5_8
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-cron is earlier than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20111349013 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : rpm-libs is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-libs is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100678007 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : rpm-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100678003 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : rpm-devel is earlier than 0:4.4.2.3-28.el5_8
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-apidocs is earlier than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100679003 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : rpm-build is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-build is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100678005 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : rpm-build is earlier than 0:4.4.2.3-28.el5_8
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-python is earlier than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100678006 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : rpm-apidocs is earlier than 0:4.4.2.3-28.el5_8
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-devel is earlier than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100678003 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : rpm-apidocs is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-apidocs is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100679003 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : rpm is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100678002 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : rpm is earlier than 0:4.4.2.3-28.el5_8
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm is earlier than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100678002 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : popt is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key
Linux : RPM Test :  popt is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100678004 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 5326810137017186
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : popt is earlier than 0:1.10.2.3-28.el5_8
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-libs is earlier than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100678007 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
RPM Version less than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1 (datatype=evr_string)
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : All of the following are true
IF : rpm-python is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-python is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100678006 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : rpm-python is earlier than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20120451015. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : rpm-libs is earlier than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20120451017. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : rpm-libs is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-libs is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100678007 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : rpm-devel is earlier than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20120451013. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : rpm-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-devel is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100678003 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : rpm-cron is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-cron is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20111349013 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : rpm-cron is earlier than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20120451009. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : rpm-build is earlier than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20120451011. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : rpm-build is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-build is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100678005 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : All of the following are true
IF : rpm-apidocs is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm-apidocs is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100679003 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : rpm-apidocs is earlier than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20120451007. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : All of the following are true
IF : rpm is earlier than 0:4.8.0-19.el6_2.1
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhsa:tst:20120451005. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : rpm is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key
Linux : RPM Test :  rpm is signed with Red Hat redhatrelease2 key 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Unknown object oval:com.redhat.rhsa:obj:20100678002 (Object depth limit may be exceeded) !!!
signature_keyid equals 199e2f91fd431d51
linux : rpminfo_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 ComputeNode is installed
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20111656004. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Client is installed
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20111656001. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Workstation is installed
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20111656003. Please see help for possible reasons
IF : Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Server is installed
WARNING! Unknown test oval:com.redhat.rhba:tst:20111656002. Please see help for possible reasons

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