Amazon Linux 2 : geronimo-jaxrpc (ALAS-2020-1524)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 141977

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote Amazon Linux 2 host is missing a security update.

Description

The version of tested product installed on the remote host is prior to tested version. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the ALAS2-2020-1524 advisory.

- Liblouis 3.5.0 has a stack-based Buffer Overflow in the function parseChars in compileTranslationTable.c.
(CVE-2018-11440)

- Liblouis 3.5.0 has a Segmentation fault in lou_logPrint in logging.c. (CVE-2018-11577)

- Liblouis 3.5.0 has a stack-based Buffer Overflow in the function includeFile in compileTranslationTable.c.
(CVE-2018-11684)

- Liblouis 3.5.0 has a stack-based Buffer Overflow in the function compileHyphenation in compileTranslationTable.c. (CVE-2018-11685)

- Liblouis 3.6.0 has a stack-based Buffer Overflow in the function parseChars in compileTranslationTable.c, a different vulnerability than CVE-2018-11440. (CVE-2018-12085)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Run 'yum update geronimo-jaxrpc' to update your system.

See Also

https://alas.aws.amazon.com/AL2/ALAS-2020-1524.html

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-11577

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-11684

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-11685

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2018-12085

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 141977

File Name: al2_ALAS-2020-1524.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/10/28

Updated: 2020/10/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-12085

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:geronimo-jaxrpc, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:geronimo-jaxrpc-javadoc, cpe:/o:amazon:linux:2

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/10/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/05/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-11440, CVE-2018-11577, CVE-2018-11684, CVE-2018-11685, CVE-2018-12085

BID: 104321

ALAS: 2020-1524