EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : pki-core (EulerOS-SA-2017-1183)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 103021
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the pki-core packages installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- It was found that a mock CMC authentication plugin with a hardcoded secret was accidentally enabled by default in the pki-core package. An attacker could potentially use this flaw to bypass the regular authentication process and trick the CA server into issuing certificates. (CVE-2017-7537)
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.
SolutionUpdate the affected pki-core package.