Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 1444-1] vim-syntastic security update)

2018-07-27T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310891444
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (c) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net
Modified 2018-07-27T00:00:00

Description

CVE-2018-11319 The improper handling of search for configuration files might be exploited for arbitrary code execution via a malicious gcc plugin.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: deb_dla_1444.nasl 10664 2018-07-27 13:57:41Z cfischer $
#
# Auto-generated from advisory DLA 1444-1 using nvtgen 1.0
# Script version: 1.0
#
# Author:
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#
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if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.891444");
  script_version("$Revision: 10664 $");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2018-11319");
  script_name("Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 1444-1] vim-syntastic security update)");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2018-07-27 15:57:41 +0200 (Fri, 27 Jul 2018) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2018-07-27 00:00:00 +0200 (Fri, 27 Jul 2018)");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"8.5");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/07/msg00036.html");

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);

  script_copyright("Copyright (c) 2018 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=DEB8\.[0-9]+");
  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"vim-syntastic on Debian Linux");
  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"Syntastic is a syntax checking plugin that runs files through external syntax
checkers and displays any resulting errors to the user. This can be done on
demand, or automatically as files are saved. If syntax errors are detected, the
user is notified and is happy because they didn't have to compile their code or
execute their script to find them.");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"For Debian 8 'Jessie', this problem has been fixed in version
3.5.0-1+deb8u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your vim-syntastic packages.");
  script_tag(name:"summary",  value:"CVE-2018-11319
The improper handling of search for configuration files might be
exploited for arbitrary code execution via a malicious gcc plugin.");
  script_tag(name:"vuldetect", value:"This check tests the installed software version using the apt package manager.");

  exit(0);
}

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

res = "";
report = "";
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"vim-syntastic", ver:"3.5.0-1+deb8u1", rls_regex:"DEB8\.[0-9]+", remove_arch:TRUE )) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}

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