Ubuntu: Security Advisory for tcpdump (USN-4252-1)

Published: 2020-01-28 04:00:26
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

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 'tcpdump' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the USN-4252-1 advisory.

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

Technical Details:
Multiple security issues were discovered in tcpdump. A remote attacker could use these issues to cause tcpdump to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute arbitrary code.

Affected Versions:
'tcpdump' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

Recommendations:
Please install the updated Linux Distribution Package(s).

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-16808
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-10103
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-10105
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-14461
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-14462
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-14463
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-14464
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-14465
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-14466
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-14467
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-14468
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-14469
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-14470
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-14879
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-14880
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-14881
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-14882
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16227
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16228
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16229
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16230
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16300
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16451
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16452
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-19519
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-1010220
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-15166
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-15167

References:

https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-security-announce/2020-January/005292.html

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5

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