Debian DLA-3195-1 : jupyter-core - LTS security update

high Nessus Plugin ID 167914

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 dla-3195 advisory.

- Jupyter Core is a package for the core common functionality of Jupyter projects. Jupyter Core prior to version 4.11.2 contains an arbitrary code execution vulnerability in `jupyter_core` that stems from `jupyter_core` executing untrusted files in CWD. This vulnerability allows one user to run code as another. Version 4.11.2 contains a patch for this issue. There are no known workarounds. (CVE-2022-39286)

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 jupyter-core packages.

For Debian 10 buster, this problem has been fixed in version 4.4.0-2+deb10u1.

See Also

https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=1023361

http://www.nessus.org/u?80a0526b

https://www.debian.org/lts/security/2022/dla-3195

https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/CVE-2022-39286

https://packages.debian.org/source/buster/jupyter-core

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 167914

File Name: debian_DLA-3195.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/18/2022

Updated: 11/24/2022

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

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-39286

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:jupyter, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:jupyter-core, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:python-jupyter-core, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:python-jupyter-core-doc, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:python3-jupyter-core, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:10.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/17/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/26/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-39286