EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : libnl3 (EulerOS-SA-2017-1162)

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Synopsis :

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description :

According to the version of the libnl3 packages installed, the
EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following
vulnerability :

- An integer overflow leading to a heap-buffer overflow
was found in the libnl library. An attacker could use
this flaw to cause an application compiled with libnl
to crash or possibly execute arbitrary code in the
context of the user running such an application.
(CVE-2017-0553)

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?a2499a09

Solution :

Update the affected libnl3 package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 103000 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-0553

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