Debian Security Advisory DSA 3971-1 (tcpdump - security update)

2017-09-13T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310703971
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (c) 2017 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net
Modified 2019-03-18T00:00:00

Description

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in tcpdump, a command-line network traffic analyzer. These vulnerabilities might result in denial of service or, potentially, execution of arbitrary code.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: deb_3971.nasl 14280 2019-03-18 14:50:45Z cfischer $
#
# Auto-generated from advisory DSA 3971-1 using nvtgen 1.0
# Script version: 1.0
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# Author:
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  script_version("$Revision: 14280 $");
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  script_name("Debian Security Advisory DSA 3971-1 (tcpdump - security update)");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2019-03-18 15:50:45 +0100 (Mon, 18 Mar 2019) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2017-09-13 00:00:00 +0200 (Wed, 13 Sep 2017)");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"7.5");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3971.html");

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);

  script_copyright("Copyright (c) 2017 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net");
  script_family("Debian Local Security Checks");
  script_dependencies("gather-package-list.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("ssh/login/debian_linux", "ssh/login/packages", re:"ssh/login/release=DEB(8|9)");
  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"tcpdump on Debian Linux");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"For the oldstable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed
in version 4.9.2-1~deb8u1.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
version 4.9.2-1~deb9u1.

For the testing distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed
in version 4.9.2-1 or earlier versions.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
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We recommend that you upgrade your tcpdump packages.");
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in tcpdump, a command-line
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}

include("revisions-lib.inc");
include("pkg-lib-deb.inc");

res = "";
report = "";
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"tcpdump", ver:"4.9.2-1~deb8u1", rls:"DEB8")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"tcpdump", ver:"4.9.2-1~deb9u1", rls:"DEB9")) != NULL) {
  report += res;
}

if(report != "") {
  security_message(data:report);
} else if(__pkg_match) {
  exit(99);
}