Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1510-1 glusterfs -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 20 Sep 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 909215.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-10904, CVE-2018-10907, CVE-2018-10911, CVE-2018-10913, CVE-2018-10914, CVE-2018-10923, CVE-2018-10926, CVE-2018-10927, CVE-2018-10928, CVE-2018-10929, CVE-2018-10930.
- More information:
Multiple security vulnerabilities were discovered in GlusterFS, a clustered file system. Buffer overflows and path traversal issues may lead to information disclosure, denial-of-service or the execution of arbitrary code.
To resolve the security vulnerabilities the following limitations were made in GlusterFS:
- open,read,write on special files like char and block are no longer permitted
- io-stat xlator can dump stat info only to /run/gluster directory
For Debian 8
Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 3.5.2-2+deb8u4.
We recommend that you upgrade your glusterfs packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS