Debian DSA-4781-1 : blueman - security update

high Nessus Plugin ID 142050


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


Vaisha Bernard discovered that Blueman, a graphical bluetooth manager performed insufficient validation on a D-Bus interface, which could result in denial of service or privilege escalation.


Upgrade the blueman packages.

For the stable distribution (buster), this problem has been fixed in version 2.0.8-1+deb10u1.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 142050

File Name: debian_DSA-4781.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/29/2020

Updated: 2/13/2024

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 5.4

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-15238


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7

Temporal Score: 6.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/27/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/27/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-15238

DSA: 4781