Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 14.04 LTS / 15.04 : sqlite3 vulnerabilities (USN-2698-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2015-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

It was discovered that SQLite incorrectly handled skip-scan
optimization. An attacker could use this issue to cause applications
using SQLite to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly
execute arbitrary code. This issue only affected Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.
(CVE-2013-7443)

Michal Zalewski discovered that SQLite incorrectly handled dequoting
of collation-sequence names. An attacker could use this issue to cause
applications using SQLite to crash, resulting in a denial of service,
or possibly execute arbitrary code. This issue only affected Ubuntu
14.04 LTS and Ubuntu 15.04. (CVE-2015-3414)

Michal Zalewski discovered that SQLite incorrectly implemented
comparison operators. An attacker could use this issue to cause
applications using SQLite to crash, resulting in a denial of service,
or possibly execute arbitrary code. This issue only affected Ubuntu
15.04. (CVE-2015-3415)

Michal Zalewski discovered that SQLite incorrectly handle printf
precision and width values during floating-point conversions. An
attacker could use this issue to cause applications using SQLite to
crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary
code. (CVE-2015-3416).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

Solution :

Update the affected libsqlite3-0 package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85156 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-7443
CVE-2015-3414
CVE-2015-3415
CVE-2015-3416

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