EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : graphite2 (EulerOS-SA-2016-1013)

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

Synopsis :

The remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.

Description :

According to the versions of the graphite2 package installed, the
EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following
vulnerabilities :

- Various vulnerabilities have been discovered in
Graphite2. An attacker able to trick an unsuspecting
user into opening specially crafted font files in an
application using Graphite2 could exploit these flaws
to cause the application to crash or, potentially,
execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the
application. (CVE-2016-1521, CVE-2016-1522,
CVE-2016-1523, CVE-2016-1526)

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 graphite2 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.1
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99776 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1521

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