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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.844583
Category:Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Title:Ubuntu: Security Advisory for ncmpc (USN-4507-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'ncmpc'; package(s) announced via the USN-4507-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'ncmpc'
package(s) announced via the USN-4507-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
It was discovered that ncmpc incorrectly handled long chat messages. A remote
attacker could possibly exploit this with a crafted chat message, causing ncmpc
to crash, resulting in a denial of service. (CVE-2018-9240)

Affected Software/OS:
'ncmpc' package(s) on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS.

Solution:
Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:
5.0

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

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-9240
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2020/04/msg00020.html
https://usn.ubuntu.com/4507-1/
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