Debian DSA-4763-1 : teeworlds - security update

High Nessus Plugin ID 140607


The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


It was discovered that insufficient sanitising of received network packets in the game server of Teeworlds, an online multi-player platform 2D shooter, could result in denial of service.


Upgrade the teeworlds packages.

For the stable distribution (buster), this problem has been fixed in version 0.7.2-5+deb10u1.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 140607

File Name: debian_DSA-4763.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/09/16

Updated: 2020/09/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:teeworlds, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:10.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/09/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/04/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-12066

DSA: 4763