Debian DSA-4388-1 : mosquitto - security update

High Nessus Plugin ID 122069

Synopsis

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

Description

Three vulnerabilities were discovered in the Mosquitto MQTT broker,
which could result in authentication bypass. Please refer to
https://mosquitto.org/blog/2019/02/version-1-5-6-released/ for
additional information.

Solution

Upgrade the mosquitto packages.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed
in version 1.4.10-3+deb9u3.

See Also

https://mosquitto.org/blog/2019/02/version-1-5-6-released/

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

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

https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4388

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 122069

File Name: debian_DSA-4388.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/02/11

Modified: 2019/02/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:mosquitto, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:9.0

Patch Publication Date: 2019/02/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12546, CVE-2018-12550, CVE-2018-12551

DSA: 4388