Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 1396-1] redis security update)

Published: 2018-07-09 22:00:00
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

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

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Affected Versions:
redis on Debian Linux

Recommendations:
For Debian 8 'Jessie', these issues have been fixed in redis version 2:2.8.17-1+deb8u6. We recommend that you upgrade your redis Linux Distribution Packages.

Summary:
It was discovered that there were a number of vulnerabilities in redis, a persistent key-value database: * CVE-2018-11218, CVE-2018-11219: Multiple heap corruption and integer overflow vulnerabilities. (#901495) * CVE-2018-12326: Buffer overflow in the 'redis-cli' tool which could have allowed an attacker to achieve code execution and/or escalate to higher privileges via a crafted command line. (#902410)

Detection Method:
This check tests the installed software version using the apt Linux Distribution Package manager.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-11218
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-11219
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12326

References:

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/06/msg00003.html

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5

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