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Security Advisory Moderate: Red Hat Enterprise MRG Management Console security update

Advisory: RHSA-2012:0477-1
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Moderate
Issued on: 2012-04-12
Last updated on: 2012-04-12
Affected Products: Red Hat Enterprise MRG v2 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux (version 6)
CVEs (cve.mitre.org): CVE-2012-1575

Details

An updated MRG Management Console package that fixes several security
issues is now available for Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2 for Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 6.

The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having moderate
security impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
which gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in
the References section.

Red Hat Enterprise MRG (Messaging, Realtime, and Grid) is a next-generation
IT infrastructure for enterprise computing. MRG offers increased
performance, reliability, interoperability, and faster computing for
enterprise customers.

Several cross-site scripting (XSS) flaws were found in the MRG Management
Console (Cumin). An authorized user on the local network could use these
flaws to perform cross-site scripting attacks against MRG Management
Console users. Note: Refer to the MRG Messaging User Guide for information
on configuring authentication and authorization in the MRG Messaging
broker. (CVE-2012-1575)

Users of Red Hat Enterprise MRG Management Console are advised to upgrade
to this updated package, which corrects these issues. The MRG Management
Console must be restarted ("service cumin restart") for this update to take
effect.


Solution

Before applying this update, make sure all previously-released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to
use the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
https://access.redhat.com/knowledge/articles/11258

Updated packages

Red Hat Enterprise MRG v2 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux (version 6)

IA-32:
cumin-0.1.5192-5.el6.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1852
    MD5: 31ebaab7f1d54edea96f0994497a2a96
SHA-256: 01e7d239687b4da5bd4f44da11220c524e5a7f724f6a54b915ba2ddd1e40ce13
 
x86_64:
cumin-0.1.5192-5.el6.noarch.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1852
    MD5: 31ebaab7f1d54edea96f0994497a2a96
SHA-256: 01e7d239687b4da5bd4f44da11220c524e5a7f724f6a54b915ba2ddd1e40ce13
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

805712 - CVE-2012-1575 cumin: multiple XSS flaws


References



These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security. Our key and details on how to verify the signature are available from:
https://www.redhat.com/security/team/key/#package

The Red Hat security contact is secalert@redhat.com. More contact details at http://www.redhat.com/security/team/contact/