CentOS 8 : sqlite (CESA-2020:1810)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 145795
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The remote CentOS host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote CentOS Linux 8 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the CESA-2020:1810 advisory.

- sqlite: fts3: improve shadow table corruption detection (CVE-2019-13752)

- sqlite: fts3: incorrectly removed corruption check (CVE-2019-13753)

- sqlite: mishandling of certain uses of SELECT DISTINCT involving a LEFT JOIN in flattenSubquery in select.c leads to a NULL pointer dereference (CVE-2019-19923)

- sqlite: incorrect sqlite3WindowRewrite() error handling leads to mishandling certain parser-tree rewriting (CVE-2019-19924)

- sqlite: zipfileUpdate in ext/misc/zipfile.c mishandles a NULL pathname during an update of a ZIP archive (CVE-2019-19925)

- sqlite: mishandles certain uses of INSERT INTO in situations involving embedded '\0' characters in filenames (CVE-2019-19959)

- sqlite: heap out-of-bound read in function rtreenode() (CVE-2019-8457)

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 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 145795

File Name: centos8_RHSA-2020-1810.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/1/2021

Updated: 3/23/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-8457


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

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


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:centos:centos:8, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:lemon, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:sqlite, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:sqlite-devel, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:sqlite-doc, p-cpe:/a:centos:centos:sqlite-libs

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: 4/28/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/30/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-8457, CVE-2019-13752, CVE-2019-13753, CVE-2019-19923, CVE-2019-19924, CVE-2019-19925, CVE-2019-19959

RHSA: 2020:1810