Ubuntu 22.04 LTS : AccountsService vulnerability (USN-5439-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 161473

Synopsis

The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security update.

Description

The remote Ubuntu 22.04 LTS host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the USN-5439-1 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 packages.

See Also

https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5439-1

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 161473

File Name: ubuntu_USN-5439-1.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/24/2022

Updated: 5/24/2022

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

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-1804

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:2.3:a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:accountsservice:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:libaccountsservice0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:gir1.2-accountsservice-1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:canonical:ubuntu_linux:libaccountsservice-dev:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:22.04:-:lts:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/24/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/24/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-1804

USN: 5439-1