Amazon Linux 2 : libvpx (ALAS-2018-1015)

High Nessus Plugin ID 109694


The remote Amazon Linux 2 host is missing a security update.


Denial of service (DoS) in vpx/src/vpx_image.c file

A vulnerability in the Android media framework (libvpx) related to odd frame width.(CVE-2017-13194)


Run 'yum update libvpx' to update your system.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 109694

File Name: al2_ALAS-2018-1015.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/05/11

Updated: 2018/05/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:libvpx, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:libvpx-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:libvpx-devel, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:libvpx-utils, cpe:/o:amazon:linux:2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/AmazonLinux/release, Host/AmazonLinux/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/05/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-13194

ALAS: 2018-1015