Debian DSA-2786-1 : icu - several vulnerabilities

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VPR Score: 5.9


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


The Google Chrome Security Team discovered two issues (a race condition and a use-after-free issue) in the International Components for Unicode (ICU) library.


Upgrade the icu packages.

For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in version 4.4.1-8+squeeze2.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), which is only affected by CVE-2013-2924, this problem has been fixed in version

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 70664

File Name: debian_DSA-2786.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/29/2013

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:icu, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:6.0, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/27/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0900, CVE-2013-2924

BID: 58318, 62968

DSA: 2786