EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : nss (EulerOS-SA-2017-1108)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description :

According to the version of the nss packages installed, the EulerOS
installation on the remote host is affected by the following
vulnerability :

- A null pointer dereference flaw was found in the way
NSS handled empty SSLv2 messages. An attacker could use
this flaw to crash a server application compiled
against the NSS library. (CVE-2017-7502)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the EulerOS security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected nss package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100701 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7502

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