GLSA-201903-19 : NASM: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 123425

Synopsis

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201903-19 (NASM: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in NASM. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker could cause a Denial of Service condition or execute arbitrary code.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All NASM users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-lang/nasm-2.14.02'

See Also

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201903-19

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 123425

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201903-19.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2019/03/28

Updated: 2019/03/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

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: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:nasm, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2019/03/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/06/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-10686, CVE-2017-11111, CVE-2017-14228

GLSA: 201903-19