Debian DSA-4197-1 : wavpack - security update

medium Nessus Plugin ID 109659
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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in the wavpack audio codec which could result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code if malformed media files are processed.

The oldstable distribution (jessie) is not affected.

Solution

Upgrade the wavpack packages.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 5.0.0-2+deb9u2.

See Also

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/source-package/wavpack

https://packages.debian.org/source/stretch/wavpack

https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4197

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 109659

File Name: debian_DSA-4197.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/10/2018

Updated: 11/13/2018

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:debian:debian_linux:wavpack:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Patch Publication Date: 5/9/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10536, CVE-2018-10537, CVE-2018-10538, CVE-2018-10539, CVE-2018-10540

DSA: 4197