EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : irssi (EulerOS-SA-2017-1113)

High Nessus Plugin ID 100723


The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.


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

- The netjoin processing in Irssi 1.x before 1.0.2 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (use-after-free) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.(CVE-2017-7191)

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.


Update the affected irssi package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 100723

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2017-1113.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/06/12

Modified: 2018/01/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:irssi, cpe:/o:huawei:euleros:2.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/EulerOS/release, Host/EulerOS/rpm-list, Host/EulerOS/sp

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/06/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7191

OSVDB: 153616