EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : libxml2 (EulerOS-SA-2018-1186)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110850
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the libxml2 packages installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- A remote code execution vulnerability in libxml2 could enable an attacker using a specially crafted file to execute arbitrary code within the context of an unprivileged process. This issue is rated as High due to the possibility of remote code execution in an application that uses this library. Product: Android.
Versions: 4.4.4, 5.0.2, 5.1.1, 6.0, 6.0.1, 7.0, 7.1.1, 7.1.2. Android ID: A-37104170.(CVE-2017-0663)
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 libxml2 package.