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[RHSA-2014:0230-01] Moderate: mongodb security update

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Red Hat Security Advisory

 

Synopsis: Moderate: mongodb security update

Advisory ID: RHSA-2014:0230-01

Product: Red Hat OpenStack

Advisory URL: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0230.html

Issue date: 2014-03-04

CVE Names: CVE-2012-6619

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1. Summary:

 

Updated mongodb packages that fix one security issue are now available for

Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 4.0.

 

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.

 

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

 

OpenStack 4 - x86_64

 

3. Description:

 

MongoDB is a NoSQL database.

 

A buffer over-read flaw was found in the way MongoDB handled BSON data.

A database user permitted to insert BSON data into a MongoDB server could

use this flaw to read server memory, potentially disclosing sensitive data.

(CVE-2012-6619)

 

All mongodb users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which

contain a backported patch to correct this issue.

 

4. 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/site/articles/11258

 

5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

 

1049748 - CVE-2012-6619 mongodb: memory over-read via incorrect BSON object length

 

6. Package List:

 

OpenStack 4:

 

Source:

ftp://ftp.redhat.com/pub/redhat/linux/enterprise/6Server/en/RHOS/SRPMS/mongodb-2.2.4-4.el6ost.src.rpm

 

x86_64:

libmongodb-2.2.4-4.el6ost.x86_64.rpm

mongodb-2.2.4-4.el6ost.x86_64.rpm

mongodb-debuginfo-2.2.4-4.el6ost.x86_64.rpm

mongodb-server-2.2.4-4.el6ost.x86_64.rpm

 

These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security. Our key and

details on how to verify the signature are available from

https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/#package

 

7. References:

 

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2012-6619.html

https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#moderate

 

8. Contact:

 

The Red Hat security contact is . More contact

details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

 

Copyright 2014 Red Hat, Inc.

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