Ubuntu: Security Advisory for re2c (USN-4338-1)

2020-04-23T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310844400
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2020 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2020-05-05T00:00:00

Description

The remote host is missing an update for the

                                        
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if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.844400");
  script_version("2020-05-05T07:00:07+0000");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2020-11958");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"6.8");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2020-05-05 07:00:07 +0000 (Tue, 05 May 2020)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2020-04-23 03:00:27 +0000 (Thu, 23 Apr 2020)");
  script_name("Ubuntu: Security Advisory for re2c (USN-4338-1)");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2020 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("Ubuntu Local Security Checks");
  script_dependencies("gather-package-list.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("ssh/login/ubuntu_linux", "ssh/login/packages", re:"ssh/login/release=UBUNTU19\.10");

  script_xref(name:"USN", value:"4338-1");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-security-announce/2020-April/005401.html");

  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"The remote host is missing an update for the 're2c'
  package(s) announced via the USN-4338-1 advisory.");

  script_tag(name:"vuldetect", value:"Checks if a vulnerable package version is present on the target host.");

  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"Agostino Sarubbo discovered that re2c incorrectly handled certain files.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary code.");

  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"'re2c' package(s) on Ubuntu 19.10.");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Please install the updated package(s).");

  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");

  exit(0);
}

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

release = dpkg_get_ssh_release();
if(!release)
  exit(0);

res = "";
report = "";

if(release == "UBUNTU19.10") {

  if(!isnull(res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"re2c", ver:"1.2.1-1ubuntu0.1", rls:"UBUNTU19.10"))) {
    report += res;
  }

  if(report != "") {
    security_message(data:report);
  } else if(__pkg_match) {
    exit(99);
  }
  exit(0);
}

exit(0);