EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : irssi (EulerOS-SA-2017-1113)

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 irssi package installed, the EulerOS
installation on the remote host is affected by the following
vulnerability :

- The netjoin processing in Irssi 1.x before 1.0.2 allows
attackers to cause a denial of service (use-after-free)
and possibly execute arbitrary code via unspecified
vectors.(CVE-2017-7191)

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?d946a9f9

Solution :

Update the affected irssi package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100723 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7191

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