AlmaLinux 9 : sqlite (ALSA-2023:0339)

high Nessus Plugin ID 170601

Synopsis

The remote AlmaLinux host is missing a security update.

Description

The remote AlmaLinux 9 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the ALSA-2023:0339 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.

Solution

Update the affected sqlite, sqlite-devel and / or sqlite-libs packages.

See Also

https://errata.almalinux.org/9/ALSA-2023-0339.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 170601

File Name: alma_linux_ALSA-2023-0339.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 1/25/2023

Updated: 9/6/2023

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.1

CVSS v2

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

CVSS v3

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: cpe:/o:alma:linux:9::baseos, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:sqlite, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:sqlite-devel, cpe:/o:alma:linux:9::appstream, cpe:/o:alma:linux:9, p-cpe:/a:alma:linux:sqlite-libs

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/23/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/3/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-35737

CWE: 129

IAVA: 2022-A-0382-S