Debian DLA-587-1 : fontconfig security update

2016-08-10T00:00:00
ID DEBIAN_DLA-587.NASL
Type nessus
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2020 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.
Modified 2016-08-10T00:00:00

Description

A possible double free vulnerability was found in fontconfig. The problem was due to insufficient validation when parsing the cache file.

For Debian 7

                                        
                                            #%NASL_MIN_LEVEL 80502
#
# (C) Tenable Network Security, Inc.
#
# The descriptive text and package checks in this plugin were
# extracted from Debian Security Advisory DLA-587-1. The text
# itself is copyright (C) Software in the Public Interest, Inc.
#

include("compat.inc");

if (description)
{
  script_id(92827);
  script_version("2.7");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_modification_date", value:"2020/03/12");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2016-5384");

  script_name(english:"Debian DLA-587-1 : fontconfig 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:
"A possible double free vulnerability was found in fontconfig. The
problem was due to insufficient validation when parsing the cache
file.

For Debian 7 'Wheezy', these problems have been fixed in version
2.9.0-7.1+deb7u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your fontconfig 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/2016/08/msg00015.html"
  );
  script_set_attribute(
    attribute:"see_also",
    value:"https://packages.debian.org/source/wheezy/fontconfig"
  );
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"solution", value:"Upgrade the affected packages.");
  script_set_cvss_base_vector("CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_set_cvss_temporal_vector("CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C");
  script_set_cvss3_base_vector("CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H");
  script_set_cvss3_temporal_vector("CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/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:fontconfig");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:fontconfig-config");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libfontconfig1");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libfontconfig1-dbg");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libfontconfig1-dev");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"cpe", value:"cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0");

  script_set_attribute(attribute:"patch_publication_date", value:"2016/08/09");
  script_set_attribute(attribute:"plugin_publication_date", value:"2016/08/10");
  script_end_attributes();

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright(english:"This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2020 and is owned by Tenable, Inc. or an Affiliate thereof.");
  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:"7.0", prefix:"fontconfig", reference:"2.9.0-7.1+deb7u1")) flag++;
if (deb_check(release:"7.0", prefix:"fontconfig-config", reference:"2.9.0-7.1+deb7u1")) flag++;
if (deb_check(release:"7.0", prefix:"libfontconfig1", reference:"2.9.0-7.1+deb7u1")) flag++;
if (deb_check(release:"7.0", prefix:"libfontconfig1-dbg", reference:"2.9.0-7.1+deb7u1")) flag++;
if (deb_check(release:"7.0", prefix:"libfontconfig1-dev", reference:"2.9.0-7.1+deb7u1")) 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");