Debian DLA-1290-1 : libvpx security update

High Nessus Plugin ID 106981


The remote Debian host is missing a security update.


CVE-2017-13194 Fix for a flaw in libvpx related to odd frame width, which may lead to a denial of service.

For Debian 7 'Wheezy', these problems have been fixed in version 1.1.0-1+deb7u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libvpx packages.

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


Upgrade the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 106981

File Name: debian_DLA-1290.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/02/26

Modified: 2018/02/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libvpx-dev, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libvpx-doc, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libvpx1, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libvpx1-dbg, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:vpx-tools, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/02/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-13194

OSVDB: 171808