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Mandriva: 2013:252: torque Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated torque package fixes security vulnerability: A non-priviledged user who was able to run jobs or login to a node which ran pbs_server or pbs_mom, could submit arbitrary jobs to a pbs_mom daemon to queue and run the job, which would run as root [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:252
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : torque
 Date    : October 18, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated torque package fixes security vulnerability:
 
 A non-priviledged user who was able to run jobs or login to a node
 which ran pbs_server or pbs_mom, could submit arbitrary jobs to a
 pbs_mom daemon to queue and run the job, which would run as root
 (CVE-2013-4319).
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-4319
 http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2013-0308.html
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 ecf9ba51010237b4eb662fe0b4009736  mbs1/x86_64/lib64torque2-4.1.5.1-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 a2fa7539e71ba552c1706af321e2c9be  mbs1/x86_64/lib64torque-devel-4.1.5.1-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 5a6f150ecade9817b4fb033b5cf7ffc0  mbs1/x86_64/torque-4.1.5.1-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 013d06e3894b13f7ec70042fe0f5c4d2  mbs1/x86_64/torque-client-4.1.5.1-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 16cdc8bd8b1ba3cd5670f4c60d5af873  mbs1/x86_64/torque-gui-4.1.5.1-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 17b84ee3cb4dcd4f1303dd17b16a6640  mbs1/x86_64/torque-mom-4.1.5.1-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 d62544241ebe740ebe21cc67cd3f72b0  mbs1/x86_64/torque-sched-4.1.5.1-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 4e0d841242f7f27b597d38213ae1b70a  mbs1/x86_64/torque-server-4.1.5.1-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 a9f9b6c2a113892387314513b1baeb79  mbs1/SRPMS/torque-4.1.5.1-1.mbs1.src.rpm
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 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/advisories/

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
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