Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 1916-1] opensc security update)

Technical Details

Severity Level:

High Severity

CVSS Score:

7.5

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'opensc' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the DSA-1916-1 advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Several security vulnerabilities were fixed in opensc, a set of libraries and utilities to access smart cards that support cryptographic operations. Out-of-bounds reads, buffer overflows and double frees could be used by attackers able to supply crafted smart cards to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact.

Affected Versions:
'opensc' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Debian Linux.

Recommendations:
For Debian 8 'Jessie', these problems have been fixed in version 0.16.0-3+deb8u1. We recommend that you upgrade your opensc Linux Distribution Packages.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Family:

Debian Local Security Checks

Creation Time:

2019-09-12 02:00:33

Modification Time:

2019-09-12 02:00:33

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NVD CVE ID:
CVE-2018-16391
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