Summary: The remote host is missing an update for the 'bwa'
Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the USN-4087-1 advisory.
Detection Method: Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.
Technical Details: It was discovered that Burrows-Wheeler Aligner (BWA) mishandled certain
crafted .alt files. An attacker could use this vulnerability to cause a
denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code.
Affected Versions: 'bwa' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Ubuntu 19.04, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS.
Recommendations: Please install the updated Linux Distribution Package(s).
Solution Type: Vendor Patch
Detection Type: Linux Distribution Package
Ubuntu Local Security Checks
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