AlmaLinux 9 : usbguard (ALSA-2023:0303)

high Nessus Plugin ID 170567


The remote AlmaLinux host is missing a security update.


The remote AlmaLinux 9 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the ALSA-2023:0303 advisory.

- An issue was discovered in USBGuard before 1.1.0. On systems with the usbguard-dbus daemon running, an unprivileged user could make USBGuard allow all USB devices to be connected in the future.

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


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 170567

File Name: alma_linux_ALSA-2023-0303.nasl

Version: 1.0

Type: local

Published: 1/25/2023

Updated: 1/25/2023

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.4

Temporal Score: 3.3

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-25058


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:usbguard, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:usbguard-dbus, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:usbguard-notifier, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:usbguard-selinux, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:usbguard-tools, cpe:/o:alma:linux:9, cpe:/o:alma:linux:9::appstream

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/AlmaLinux/release, Host/AlmaLinux/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/23/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/24/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-25058

ALSA: 2023:0303

CWE: 1220, 863