Amazon Linux 2022 : (ALAS2022-2023-266)

high Nessus Plugin ID 170586


The remote Amazon Linux 2022 host is missing a security update.


It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the ALAS2022-2023-266 advisory.

- SQLite 1.0.12 through 3.39.x before 3.39.2 sometimes allows an array-bounds overflow if billions of bytes are used in a string argument to a C API. (CVE-2022-35737)

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


Run 'dnf update sqlite' to update your system.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 170586

File Name: al2022_ALAS2022-2023-266.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/25/2023

Updated: 9/6/2023

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.1


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.4

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-35737


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:sqlite-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:sqlite-devel, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:sqlite-libs-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:sqlite-libs, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:sqlite-doc, cpe:/o:amazon:linux:2022, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:sqlite-tools-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:sqlite-analyzer, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:sqlite-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:sqlite-tcl-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:sqlite-tools, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:sqlite-analyzer-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:sqlite-tcl, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:lemon, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:lemon-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:sqlite

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/20/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/3/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-35737

IAVA: 2022-A-0382-S