EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : pcre (EulerOS-SA-2016-1023)

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 pcre packages installed, the EulerOS
installation on the remote host is affected by the following
vulnerabilities :

- Multiple flaws were found in the way PCRE handled
malformed regular expressions. An attacker able to make
an application using PCRE process a specially crafted
regular expression could use these flaws to cause the
application to crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary
code. (CVE-2015-8385, CVE-2016-3191, CVE-2015-2328,
CVE-2015-3217, CVE-2015-5073, CVE-2015-8388,
CVE-2015-8391, CVE-2015-8386)

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 pcre packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99786 ()

Bugtraq ID: 75018

CVE ID: CVE-2015-2328

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