EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : python-pillow (EulerOS-SA-2017-1049)

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Synopsis :

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description :

According to the version of the python-pillow package installed, the
EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following
vulnerability :

- A vulnerability was found in python-pillow. A crafted
image file with negative dimensions could cause a
buffer to be under-allocated, leading to arbitrary
writes on the heap which could cause a crash or,
potentially, code execution.(CVE-2016-9190)

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 python-pillow package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99894 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-9190

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