EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : spice (EulerOS-SA-2017-1021)

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 spice package installed, the EulerOS
installation on the remote host is affected by the following
vulnerabilities :

- A vulnerability was discovered in spice in the server's
protocol handling. An authenticated attacker could send
crafted messages to the spice server causing a heap
overflow leading to a crash or possible code execution.
(CVE-2016-9577)

- A vulnerability was discovered in spice in the server's
protocol handling. An attacker able to connect to the
spice server could send crafted messages which would
cause the process to crash. (CVE-2016-9578)

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?bf1fcab1

Solution :

Update the affected spice packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99867 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-9577
CVE-2016-9578

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