EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : libexif (EulerOS-SA-2017-1277)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 104330
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the libexif package installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- libexif through 0.6.21 is vulnerable to out-of-bounds heap read vulnerability in exif_data_save_data_entry function in libexif/exif-data.c caused by improper length computation of the allocated data of an ExifMnote entry which can cause denial-of-service or possibly information disclosure.(CVE-2017-7544)
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 libexif package.