Debian DLA-1487-1 : libtirpc security update

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 112226


The remote Debian host is missing a security update.


CVE-2018-14622 Fix for egmentation fault due to pointer becoming NULL.

For Debian 8 'Jessie', this problem has been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your libtirpc 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 libtirpc-dev, and libtirpc1 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 112226

File Name: debian_DLA-1487.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/09/04

Modified: 2018/12/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

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:debian:debian_linux:libtirpc-dev, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libtirpc1, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:8.0

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-14622