Ubuntu 16.04 LTS : PulseAudio vulnerability (USN-4519-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 140651

Synopsis

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security update.

Description

The remote Ubuntu 16.04 LTS host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the USN-4519-1 advisory. Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-4519-1

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 140651

File Name: ubuntu_USN-4519-1.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/09/18

Updated: 2020/09/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:16.04:-:lts, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:libpulse-dev, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:libpulse-mainloop-glib0, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:libpulse0, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:libpulsedsp, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:pulseaudio, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:pulseaudio-esound-compat, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:pulseaudio-module-bluetooth, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:pulseaudio-module-droid, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:pulseaudio-module-gconf, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:pulseaudio-module-jack, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:pulseaudio-module-lirc, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:pulseaudio-module-raop, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:pulseaudio-module-trust-store, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:pulseaudio-module-x11, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:pulseaudio-module-zeroconf, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:pulseaudio-utils

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

Patch Publication Date: 2020/09/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/09/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-15710

USN: 4519-1