Debian DLA-257-1 : libwmf security update

2015-06-29T00:00:00
ID DEBIAN_DLA-257.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter Tenable
Modified 2018-07-06T00:00:00

Description

libwmf is vulnerable to two denial of service due to invalid read operations when processing specially crafted WMF files.

CVE-2015-4695

Heap buffer overread in libwmf

CVE-2015-4696

Read after free() in wmf2gd/wmf2eps

For the squeeze distribution, those issues have been fixed in libwmf 0.2.8.4-6.2+deb6u2. We recommend that you upgrade your libwmf packages.

NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.

                                        
                                            #
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were
# extracted from Debian Security Advisory DLA-257-1. The text
# itself is copyright (C) Software in the Public Interest, Inc.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(84435);
  script_version("2.7");
  script_cvs_date("Date: 2018/07/06 11:26:06");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2015-4695", "CVE-2015-4696");
  script_bugtraq_id(75329, 75331);

  script_name(english:"Debian DLA-257-1 : libwmf security update");
  script_summary(english:"Checks dpkg output for the updated packages.");

  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"synopsis", 
    value:"The remote Debian host is missing a security update."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"description", 
    value:
"libwmf is vulnerable to two denial of service due to invalid read
operations when processing specially crafted WMF files.

CVE-2015-4695

Heap buffer overread in libwmf

CVE-2015-4696

Read after free() in wmf2gd/wmf2eps

For the squeeze distribution, those issues have been fixed in libwmf
0.2.8.4-6.2+deb6u2. We recommend that you upgrade your libwmf
packages.

NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description
block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted
to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without
introducing additional issues."
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2015/06/msg00024.html"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://packages.debian.org/source/squeeze-lts/libwmf"
  );
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:"Upgrade the affected packages.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploitability_ease", value:"No known exploits are available");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"exploit_available", value:"false");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_type", value:"local");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libwmf-bin");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libwmf-dev");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libwmf-doc");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libwmf0.2-7");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:6.0");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2015/06/29");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2015/06/29");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2018 Tenable Network Security, Inc.");
  script_family(english:"Debian Local Security Checks");

  script_dependencies("ssh_get_info.nasl");
  script_require_keys("Host/local_checks_enabled", "Host/Debian/release", "Host/Debian/dpkg-l");

  exit(0);
}


include("audit.inc");
include("debian_package.inc");


if (!get_kb_item("Host/local_checks_enabled")) audit(AUDIT_LOCAL_CHECKS_NOT_ENABLED);
if (!get_kb_item("Host/Debian/release")) audit(AUDIT_OS_NOT, "Debian");
if (!get_kb_item("Host/Debian/dpkg-l")) audit(AUDIT_PACKAGE_LIST_MISSING);


flag = 0;
if (deb_check(release:"6.0", prefix:"libwmf-bin", reference:"0.2.8.4-6.2+deb6u2")) flag++;
if (deb_check(release:"6.0", prefix:"libwmf-dev", reference:"0.2.8.4-6.2+deb6u2")) flag++;
if (deb_check(release:"6.0", prefix:"libwmf-doc", reference:"0.2.8.4-6.2+deb6u2")) flag++;
if (deb_check(release:"6.0", prefix:"libwmf0.2-7", reference:"0.2.8.4-6.2+deb6u2")) flag++;

if (flag)
{
  if (report_verbosity > 0) security_warning(port:0, extra:deb_report_get());
  else security_warning(0);
  exit(0);
}
else audit(AUDIT_HOST_NOT, "affected");