EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : libndp (EulerOS-SA-2016-1022)

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

- It was found that libndp did not properly validate and
check the origin of Neighbor Discovery Protocol (NDP)
messages. An attacker on a non-local network could use
this flaw to advertise a node as a router, allowing
them to perform man-in-the-middle attacks on a
connecting client, or disrupt the network connectivity
of that client.(CVE-2016-3698)

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?58ab7970

Solution :

Update the affected libndp package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99785 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3698

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