Ubuntu 20.04 LTS : cryptsetup vulnerability (USN-4493-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 140589

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VPR Score: 5.9


The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security update.


The remote Ubuntu 20.04 LTS host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the USN-4493-1 advisory. Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 140589

File Name: ubuntu_USN-4493-1.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/09/15

Updated: 2020/09/15

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:20.04:-:lts, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:cryptsetup, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:cryptsetup-bin, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:cryptsetup-initramfs, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:cryptsetup-run, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:cryptsetup-udeb, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:libcryptsetup-dev, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:libcryptsetup12, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:libcryptsetup12-udeb

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

Patch Publication Date: 2020/09/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/09/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-14382

USN: 4493-1