EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : exempi (EulerOS-SA-2018-1173)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110825
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the exempi package installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- An issue was discovered in Exempi before 2.4.3. It allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (invalid memcpy with resultant use-after-free) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a .pdf file containing JPEG data, related to XMPFiles/source/FormatSupport/ReconcileTIFF.cpp, XMPFiles/source/FormatSupport/TIFF_MemoryReader.cpp, and XMPFiles/source/FormatSupport/TIFF_Support.hpp.(CVE-201 7-18234)
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 exempi package.