EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : xdg-user-dirs (EulerOS-SA-2018-1181)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110845
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the xdg-user-dirs package installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- It was found that the system umask policy is not being honored when creating XDG user directories (~/Desktop etc) on first login. This could lead to user's files being inadvertently exposed to other local users.(CVE-2017-15131)
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 xdg-user-dirs package.