Ubuntu Update for sox USN-4079-2

Published: 2019-08-02 02:00:32
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

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

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'sox' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the USN-4079-2 advisory.

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

Technical Details:
USN-4079-1 fixed vulnerabilities in SoX. This update provides the corresponding update for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS and Ubuntu 19.04. Original advisory details: It was discovered that SoX incorrectly handled certain MP3 files. An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service. (CVE-2019-8354, CVE-2019-8355, CVE-2019-8356, CVE-2019-8357)

Affected Versions:
'sox' 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

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-8354
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-8355
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-8356
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-8357

References:

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-4079-2/

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
4.3

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