EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : libnl3 (EulerOS-SA-2016-1067)

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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 :

- A race condition vulnerability was discovered in
NetworkManager.Temporary files were created insecurely
when saving or updating connection settings, which
could allow local users to read connection secrets such
as VPN passwords or WiFi keys. (CVE-2016-0764)

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?29721a30

Solution :

Update the affected libnl3 package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.6
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99829 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0764

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