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CentOS Linux: CVE-2017-2623: Moderate: rpm-ostree and rpm-ostree-client security, bug fix, and enhancement update (CESA-2017:0444)

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CentOS Linux: CVE-2017-2623: Moderate: rpm-ostree and rpm-ostree-client security, bug fix, and enhancement update (CESA-2017:0444)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
07/27/2018
Created
08/29/2019
Added
08/28/2019
Modified
05/25/2023

Description

It was discovered that rpm-ostree and rpm-ostree-client before 2017.3 fail to properly check GPG signatures on packages when doing layering. Packages with unsigned or badly signed content could fail to be rejected as expected. This issue is partially mitigated on RHEL Atomic Host, where certificate pinning is used by default.

Solution(s)

  • centos-upgrade-rpm-ostree
  • centos-upgrade-rpm-ostree-client
  • centos-upgrade-rpm-ostree-client-debuginfo
  • centos-upgrade-rpm-ostree-debuginfo

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