EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : exempi (EulerOS-SA-2018-1173)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110825


The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.


According 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.


Update the affected exempi package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110825

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2018-1173.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 2018/07/02

Updated: 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: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-18234