Debian DLA-1861-1 : libsdl2-image security update

high Nessus Plugin ID 126927
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Synopsis

The remote Debian host is missing a security update.

Description

The following issues have been found in libsdl2-image, the image file loading library.

CVE-2018-3977

Heap buffer overflow in IMG_xcf.c. This vulnerability might be leveraged by remote attackers to cause remote code execution or denial of service via a crafted XCF file.

CVE-2019-5052

Integer overflow and subsequent buffer overflow in IMG_pcx.c. This vulnerability might be leveraged by remote attackers to cause remote code execution or denial of service via a crafted PCX file.

CVE-2019-7635

Heap buffer overflow affecting Blit1to4, in IMG_bmp.c. This vulnerability might be leveraged by remote attackers to cause denial of service or any other unspecified impact via a crafted BMP file.

CVE-2019-12216, CVE-2019-12217, CVE-2019-12218, CVE-2019-12219, CVE-2019-12220, CVE-2019-12221, CVE-2019-12222

Multiple out-of-bound read and write accesses affecting IMG_LoadPCX_RW, in IMG_pcx.c. These vulnerabilities might be leveraged by remote attackers to cause denial of service or any other unspecified impact via a crafted PCX file.

For Debian 8 'Jessie', these problems have been fixed in version 2.0.0+dfsg-3+deb8u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your libsdl2-image 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.

Solution

Upgrade the affected packages.

See Also

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/07/msg00021.html

https://packages.debian.org/source/jessie/libsdl2-image

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 126927

File Name: debian_DLA-1861.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/23/2019

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libsdl2-image-2.0-0, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libsdl2-image-dbg, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libsdl2-image-dev, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:8.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/22/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/1/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-3977, CVE-2019-12216, CVE-2019-12217, CVE-2019-12218, CVE-2019-12219, CVE-2019-12220, CVE-2019-12221, CVE-2019-12222, CVE-2019-5052, CVE-2019-7635