GLSA-202007-05 : libexif: Multiple vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Plugin ID 138928

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-202007-05 (libexif: Multiple vulnerabilities)

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

Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All libexif users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/libexif-0.6.22'

See Also

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202007-05

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 138928

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-202007-05.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 7/27/2020

Updated: 5/13/2022

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

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 Score Source: CVE-2019-9278

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.1

Temporal Score: 7.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:libexif, 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: 7/26/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/31/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6328, CVE-2019-9278, CVE-2020-0093, CVE-2020-12767, CVE-2020-13112, CVE-2020-13113, CVE-2020-13114

GLSA: 202007-05