EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : gnutls (EulerOS-SA-2017-1111)

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 gnutls packages installed, the
EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following
vulnerability :

- GnuTLS before 2017-02-20 has an out-of-bounds write
caused by an integer overflow and heap-based buffer
overflow related to the cdk_pkt_read function in
opencdk/read-packet.c. This issue (which is a subset of
the vendor's GNUTLS-SA-2017-3 report) is fixed in
3.5.10.(CVE-2017-7869)

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 :

http://www.nessus.org/u?8e39c25d

Solution :

Update the affected gnutls package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100722 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7869

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