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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.892224
Category:Debian Local Security Checks
Title:Debian LTS: Security Advisory for dosfstools (DLA-2224-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'dosfstools'; package(s) announced via the DLA-2224-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'dosfstools'
package(s) announced via the DLA-2224-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
It was discovered that there was both an invalid memory and heap overflow
vulnerability in dosfstools, a collection of utilities for making and
checking MS-DOS FAT filesystems.

Affected Software/OS:
'dosfstools' package(s) on Debian Linux.

Solution:
For Debian 8 'Jessie', these problems have been fixed in version
3.0.27-1+deb8u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your dosfstools packages.

CVSS Score:
2.1

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

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2015-8872
BugTraq ID: 90311
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/90311
https://blog.fuzzing-project.org/44-dosfstools-fsck.vfat-Several-invalid-memory-accesses.html
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2020/05/msg00028.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2016:1461 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-06/msg00001.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2016:2233 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-09/msg00014.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2986-1
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-4804
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