CentOS 7 : SDL (CESA-2020:3868)

high Nessus Plugin ID 141585
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The remote CentOS Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote CentOS Linux 7 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the CESA-2020:3868 advisory.

- SDL: buffer over-read in IMA_ADPCM_nibble in audio/SDL_wave.c (CVE-2019-7572)

- SDL: heap-based buffer over-read in InitMS_ADPCM in audio/SDL_wave.c (CVE-2019-7573, CVE-2019-7576)

- SDL: heap-based buffer over-read in IMA_ADPCM_decode in audio/SDL_wave.c (CVE-2019-7574)

- SDL: heap-based buffer overflow in MS_ADPCM_decode in audio/SDL_wave.c (CVE-2019-7575)

- SDL: buffer over-read in SDL_LoadWAV_RW in audio/SDL_wave.c (CVE-2019-7577)

- SDL: heap-based buffer over-read in InitIMA_ADPCM in audio/SDL_wave.c (CVE-2019-7578)

- SDL: heap-based buffer over-read in Blit1to4 in video/SDL_blit_1.c (CVE-2019-7635)

- SDL: heap-based buffer over-read in SDL_GetRGB in video/SDL_pixels.c (CVE-2019-7636)

- SDL: heap-based buffer overflow in SDL_FillRect in video/SDL_surface.c (CVE-2019-7637)

- SDL: heap-based buffer over-read in Map1toN in video/SDL_pixels.c (CVE-2019-7638)

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 SDL, SDL-devel and / or SDL-static packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 141585

File Name: centos_RHSA-2020-3868.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/20/2020

Updated: 11/30/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-7638


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:SDL, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:SDL-devel, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:SDL-static, cpe:/o:centos:centos:7

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/20/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/7/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-7572, CVE-2019-7573, CVE-2019-7574, CVE-2019-7575, CVE-2019-7576, CVE-2019-7577, CVE-2019-7578, CVE-2019-7635, CVE-2019-7636, CVE-2019-7637, CVE-2019-7638

RHSA: 2020:3868

CWE: 120, 122, 125