Ubuntu 16.04 LTS : rpcbind regression (USN-4986-4)

info Nessus Plugin ID 150690

Synopsis

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security update.

Description

The remote Ubuntu 16.04 LTS host has a package installed that is affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the USN-4986-4 advisory.

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

Solution

Update the affected rpcbind package.

See Also

https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-4986-4

Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 150690

File Name: ubuntu_USN-4986-4.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/10/2021

Updated: 12/15/2021

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:16.04:-:lts, p-cpe:/a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:rpcbind

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/10/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/10/2021

Reference Information

USN: 4986-4