EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : graphite2 (EulerOS-SA-2018-1172)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110748

Synopsis

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description

According 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.

Solution

Update the affected graphite2 package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?5fbac450

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110748

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2018-1172.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 2018/06/28

Modified: 2018/11/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:graphite2, cpe:/o:huawei:euleros:2.0

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-7999