Debian DSA-5159-1 : python-bottle - security update

critical Nessus Plugin ID 162013

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote Debian 10 / 11 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the dsa-5159 advisory.

- Bottle before 0.12.20 mishandles errors during early request binding. (CVE-2022-31799)

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 python-bottle packages.

For the stable distribution (bullseye), this problem has been fixed in version 0.12.19-1+deb11u1.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?f9e761d2

https://www.debian.org/security/2022/dsa-5159

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2022-31799

https://packages.debian.org/source/buster/python-bottle

https://packages.debian.org/source/bullseye/python-bottle

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 162013

File Name: debian_DSA-5159.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/10/2022

Updated: 6/14/2022

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

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-31799

CVSS v3

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: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:python-bottle, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:python-bottle-doc, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:python3-bottle, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:10.0, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:11.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/9/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/2/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-31799