Debian Security Advisory

DSA-4254-1 slurm-llnl -- security update

Date Reported:
24 Jul 2018
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 893044, Bug 900548.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-7033, CVE-2018-10995.
More information:

Several vulnerabilities were discovered in the Simple Linux Utility for Resource Management (SLURM), a cluster resource management and job scheduling system. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems:

  • CVE-2018-7033

    Incomplete sanitization of user-provided text strings could lead to SQL injection attacks against slurmdbd.

  • CVE-2018-10995

    Insecure handling of user_name and gid fields leading to improper authentication handling.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 16.05.9-1+deb9u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your slurm-llnl packages.

For the detailed security status of slurm-llnl please refer to its security tracker page at: