EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : graphite2 (EulerOS-SA-2018-1172)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110748
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the graphite2 package installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- In libgraphite2 in graphite2 1.3.11, a NULL pointer dereference vulnerability was found in Segment.cpp during a dumbRendering operation, which may allow attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted .ttf file.(CVE-2018-7999)
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 graphite2 package.