GLSA-202003-36 : libvorbis: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 134642

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-202003-36 (libvorbis: Multiple vulnerabilities)

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

A remote attacker, by enticing the user to process a specially crafted audio file, could possibly cause a Denial of Service condition.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All libvorbis users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/libvorbis-1.3.6-r1'

See Also

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202003-36

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 134642

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-202003-36.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2020/03/18

Updated: 2020/03/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

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: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:libvorbis, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/03/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/09/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-14160, CVE-2018-10392, CVE-2018-10393

GLSA: 202003-36