Ubuntu 18.04 LTS / 20.04 LTS / 20.10 : SPICE vdagent vulnerabilities (USN-4617-1)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 142464

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VPR Score: 6


The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote Ubuntu 18.04 LTS / 20.04 LTS / 20.10 host has a package installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the USN-4617-1 advisory. 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 spice-vdagent package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 142464

File Name: ubuntu_USN-4617-1.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/11/05

Updated: 2020/11/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

VPR Score: 6

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:18.04:-:lts, cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:20.04:-:lts, cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:20.10, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:spice-vdagent

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

Patch Publication Date: 2020/11/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2020/11/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-25650, CVE-2020-25651, CVE-2020-25652, CVE-2020-25653

USN: 4617-1