Debian DSA-4936-1 : libuv1 - security update

medium Nessus Plugin ID 151422

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote Debian 10 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the dsa-4936 advisory. Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Upgrade the libuv1 packages.

For the stable distribution (buster), this problem has been fixed in version 1.24.1-1+deb10u1.

See Also

https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=990561

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/source-package/libuv1

https://www.debian.org/security/2021/dsa-4936

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2021-22918

https://packages.debian.org/source/buster/libuv1

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 151422

File Name: debian_DSA-4936.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/6/2021

Updated: 1/21/2022

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 1.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-22918

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:debian:debian_linux:libuv1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:debian:debian_linux:libuv1-dev:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/5/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/1/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-22918