Scientific Linux Security Update : nbdkit on SL7.x x86_64 (20200407)

High Nessus Plugin ID 135824


The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


* nbdkit: denial of service due to premature opening of back-end connection


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 135824

File Name: sl_20200407_nbdkit_on_SL7_x.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/04/21

Updated: 2020/04/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:nbdkit, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:nbdkit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:nbdkit-plugin-python-common, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:nbdkit-plugin-python2, p-cpe:/a:fermilab:scientific_linux:nbdkit-plugin-vddk, x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2020/04/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-14850