Debian Security Advisory DSA 2521-1 (libxml2)

2012-08-10T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:71498
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (c) 2012 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com
Modified 2017-07-07T00:00:00

Description

The remote host is missing an update to libxml2 announced via advisory DSA 2521-1.

                                        
                                            # OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: deb_2521_1.nasl 6612 2017-07-07 12:08:03Z cfischer $
# Description: Auto-generated from advisory DSA 2521-1 (libxml2)
#
# Authors:
# Thomas Reinke <reinke@securityspace.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2012 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_insight = "Jueri Aedla discovered several integer overflows in libxml, which could
lead to the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.7.8.dfsg-2+squeeze5.

For the testing distribution (wheezy) and the unstable distribution (sid),
this problem has been fixed in version 2.8.0+dfsg1-5.

We recommend that you upgrade your libxml2 packages.";
tag_summary = "The remote host is missing an update to libxml2
announced via advisory DSA 2521-1.";

tag_solution = "https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=DSA%202521-1";

if(description)
{
 script_id(71498);
 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_cve_id("CVE-2012-2807");
 script_version("$Revision: 6612 $");
 script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2017-07-07 14:08:03 +0200 (Fri, 07 Jul 2017) $");
 script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2012-08-10 03:20:43 -0400 (Fri, 10 Aug 2012)");
 script_name("Debian Security Advisory DSA 2521-1 (libxml2)");



 script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);

 script_copyright("Copyright (c) 2012 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com");
 script_family("Debian Local Security Checks");
 script_dependencies("gather-package-list.nasl");
 script_mandatory_keys("ssh/login/debian_linux", "ssh/login/packages");
 script_tag(name : "solution" , value : tag_solution);
 script_tag(name : "insight" , value : tag_insight);
 script_tag(name : "summary" , value : tag_summary);
 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:"libxml2", ver:"2.7.8.dfsg-2+squeeze5", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libxml2-dbg", ver:"2.7.8.dfsg-2+squeeze5", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libxml2-dev", ver:"2.7.8.dfsg-2+squeeze5", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libxml2-doc", ver:"2.7.8.dfsg-2+squeeze5", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libxml2-utils", ver:"2.7.8.dfsg-2+squeeze5", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"python-libxml2", ver:"2.7.8.dfsg-2+squeeze5", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"python-libxml2-dbg", ver:"2.7.8.dfsg-2+squeeze5", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libxml2", ver:"2.8.0+dfsg1-5", rls:"DEB7.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libxml2-dbg", ver:"2.8.0+dfsg1-5", rls:"DEB7.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libxml2-dev", ver:"2.8.0+dfsg1-5", rls:"DEB7.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libxml2-doc", ver:"2.8.0+dfsg1-5", rls:"DEB7.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libxml2-utils", ver:"2.8.0+dfsg1-5", rls:"DEB7.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"libxml2-utils-dbg", ver:"2.8.0+dfsg1-5", rls:"DEB7.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"python-libxml2", ver:"2.8.0+dfsg1-5", rls:"DEB7.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"python-libxml2-dbg", ver:"2.8.0+dfsg1-5", rls:"DEB7.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}

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