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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.844490
Category:Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Title:Ubuntu: Security Advisory for glibc (USN-4416-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'glibc'; package(s) announced via the USN-4416-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'glibc'
package(s) announced via the USN-4416-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
Florian Weimer discovered that the GNU C Library incorrectly handled
certain memory operations. A remote attacker could use this issue to cause
the GNU C Library to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly
execute arbitrary code. This issue only affected Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
(CVE-2017-12133)

It was discovered that the GNU C Library incorrectly handled certain
SSE2-optimized memmove operations. A remote attacker could use this issue
to cause the GNU C Library to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or
possibly execute arbitrary code. This issue only affected Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.
(CVE-2017-18269)

It was discovered that the GNU C Library incorrectly handled certain
pathname operations. A remote attacker could use this issue to cause the
GNU C Library to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly
execute arbitrary code. This issue only affected Ubuntu 18.04 LTS.
(CVE-2018-11236)

It was discovered that the GNU C Library incorrectly handled certain
AVX-512-optimized mempcpy operations. A remote attacker could use this
issue to cause the GNU C Library to crash, resulting in a denial of
service, or possibly execute arbitrary code. This issue only affected
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. (CVE-2018-11237)

It was discovered that the GNU C Library incorrectly handled certain
hostname loookups. A remote attacker could use this issue to cause the GNU
C Library to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute
arbitrary code. This issue only affected Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. (CVE-2018-19591)

Jakub Wilk discovered that the GNU C Library incorrectly handled certain
memalign functions. A remote attacker could use this issue to cause the GNU
C Library to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute
arbitrary code. This issue only affected Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. (CVE-2018-6485)

It was discovered that the GNU C Library incorrectly ignored the
LD_PREFER_MAP_32BIT_EXEC environment variable after security transitions. A
local attacker could use this issue to bypass ASLR restrictions.
(CVE-2019-19126)

It was discovered that the GNU C Library incorrectly handled certain
regular expressions. A remote attacker could possibly use this issue to
cause the GNU C Library to crash, resulting in a denial of service. This
issue only affected Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. (CVE-2019-9169)

It was discovered that the GNU C Library incorrectly handled certain
bit patterns. A remote attacker could use this issue to cause the GNU C
Library to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly execute
arbitrary code. This issue only affected Ubuntu 16.04 LTS a ...

Description truncated. Please see the references for more information.

Affected Software/OS:
'glibc' package(s) on Ubuntu 19.10, Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

Solution:
Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:
7.5

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

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-6485
BugTraq ID: 102912
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102912
https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/security-advisory/cpuapr2019-5072813.html
RedHat Security Advisories: RHBA-2019:0327
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2019:0327
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2018:3092
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:3092
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4218-1/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4416-1/
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2019-9169
BugTraq ID: 107160
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/107160
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202006-04
https://debbugs.gnu.org/cgi/bugreport.cgi?bug=34140
https://debbugs.gnu.org/cgi/bugreport.cgi?bug=34142
https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=24114
https://sourceware.org/git/gitweb.cgi?p=glibc.git;a=commit;h=583dd860d5b833037175247230a328f0050dbfe9
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-1751
https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=25423
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-1752
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