GLSA-201612-21 : SQLite: Multiple vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 95637


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201612-21 (SQLite: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in SQLite. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, or cause a Denial of Service condition.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All sqlite users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-db/sqlite-3.11.1'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 95637

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201612-21.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/12/08

Modified: 2017/10/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:sqlite, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2016/12/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-7036

GLSA: 201612-21