Ubuntu USN-837-1 (newt)

2009-09-28T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:64984
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (c) 2009 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com
Modified 2018-02-01T00:00:00

Description

The remote host is missing an update to newt announced via advisory USN-837-1.

                                        
                                            # OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: ubuntu_837_1.nasl 8616 2018-02-01 08:24:13Z cfischer $
# $Id: ubuntu_837_1.nasl 8616 2018-02-01 08:24:13Z cfischer $
# Description: Auto-generated from advisory USN-837-1 (newt)
#
# Authors:
# Thomas Reinke <reinke@securityspace.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2009 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com
# Text descriptions are largely excerpted from the referenced
# advisory, and are Copyright (c) the respective author(s)
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2,
# or at your option, GNU General Public License version 3,
# as published by the Free Software Foundation
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
#

include("revisions-lib.inc");
tag_solution = "The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the
 following package versions:

Ubuntu 6.06 LTS:
  libnewt0.51                     0.51.6-31ubuntu1.1

Ubuntu 8.04 LTS:
  libnewt0.52                     0.52.2-11.2ubuntu1.1

Ubuntu 8.10:
  libnewt0.52                     0.52.2-11.3ubuntu1.1

Ubuntu 9.04:
  libnewt0.52                     0.52.2-11.3ubuntu3.1

In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect the
necessary changes.

https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=USN-837-1";

tag_insight = "Miroslav Lichvar discovered that Newt incorrectly handled rendering in a
text box. An attacker could exploit this and cause a denial of service or
possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user invoking
the program.";
tag_summary = "The remote host is missing an update to newt
announced via advisory USN-837-1.";

                                                                                


if(description)
{
 script_id(64984);
 script_version("$Revision: 8616 $");
 script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2018-02-01 09:24:13 +0100 (Thu, 01 Feb 2018) $");
 script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2009-09-28 19:09:13 +0200 (Mon, 28 Sep 2009)");
 script_cve_id("CVE-2009-2905");
 script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"4.6");
 script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
 script_name("Ubuntu USN-837-1 (newt)");



 script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
 script_xref(name: "URL" , value: "http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-837-1/");

 script_copyright("Copyright (c) 2009 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com");
 script_family("Ubuntu Local Security Checks");
 script_dependencies("gather-package-list.nasl");
 script_mandatory_keys("ssh/login/ubuntu_linux", "ssh/login/packages");
 script_tag(name : "insight" , value : tag_insight);
 script_tag(name : "summary" , value : tag_summary);
 script_tag(name : "solution" , value : tag_solution);
 script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");
 script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
 exit(0);
}

#
# The script code starts here
#

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

res = "";
report = "";
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libnewt-dev", ver:"0.51.6-31ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU6.06 LTS")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libnewt-pic", ver:"0.51.6-31ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU6.06 LTS")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libnewt0.51", ver:"0.51.6-31ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU6.06 LTS")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"python-newt", ver:"0.51.6-31ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU6.06 LTS")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"whiptail", ver:"0.51.6-31ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU6.06 LTS")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"newt-tcl", ver:"0.51.6-31ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU6.06 LTS")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libnewt-dev", ver:"0.52.2-11.2ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU8.04 LTS")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libnewt-pic", ver:"0.52.2-11.2ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU8.04 LTS")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libnewt0.52", ver:"0.52.2-11.2ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU8.04 LTS")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"python-newt-dbg", ver:"0.52.2-11.2ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU8.04 LTS")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"python-newt", ver:"0.52.2-11.2ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU8.04 LTS")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"whiptail", ver:"0.52.2-11.2ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU8.04 LTS")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"newt-tcl", ver:"0.52.2-11.2ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU8.04 LTS")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libnewt-dev", ver:"0.52.2-11.3ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU8.10")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libnewt-pic", ver:"0.52.2-11.3ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU8.10")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libnewt0.52", ver:"0.52.2-11.3ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU8.10")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"python-newt-dbg", ver:"0.52.2-11.3ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU8.10")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"python-newt", ver:"0.52.2-11.3ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU8.10")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"whiptail", ver:"0.52.2-11.3ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU8.10")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"newt-tcl", ver:"0.52.2-11.3ubuntu1.1", rls:"UBUNTU8.10")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libnewt-dev", ver:"0.52.2-11.3ubuntu3.1", rls:"UBUNTU9.04")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libnewt-pic", ver:"0.52.2-11.3ubuntu3.1", rls:"UBUNTU9.04")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libnewt0.52", ver:"0.52.2-11.3ubuntu3.1", rls:"UBUNTU9.04")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"python-newt-dbg", ver:"0.52.2-11.3ubuntu3.1", rls:"UBUNTU9.04")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"python-newt", ver:"0.52.2-11.3ubuntu3.1", rls:"UBUNTU9.04")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"whiptail", ver:"0.52.2-11.3ubuntu3.1", rls:"UBUNTU9.04")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if ((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"newt-tcl", ver:"0.52.2-11.3ubuntu3.1", rls:"UBUNTU9.04")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}

if (report != "") {
    security_message(port:0, data:report);
} else if (__pkg_match) {
    exit(99); # Not vulnerable.
}