EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : liblouis (EulerOS-SA-2018-1228)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111648

Synopsis

The remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.

Description

According to the versions of the liblouis packages installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Liblouis 3.5.0 has a stack-based Buffer Overflow in the function parseChars in compileTranslationTable.c.(CVE-2018-11440)

- Liblouis 3.5.0 has a stack-based Buffer Overflow in the function parseChars in compileTranslationTable.c, a different vulnerability than CVE-2018-11440.(CVE-2018-11683)

- Liblouis 3.5.0 has a stack-based Buffer Overflow in the function includeFile in compileTranslationTable.c.(CVE-2018-11684)

- Liblouis 3.5.0 has a stack-based Buffer Overflow in the function compileHyphenation in compileTranslationTable.c.(CVE-2018-11685)

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 liblouis packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?4d456ad1

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111648

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2018-1228.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2018/08/10

Modified: 2018/08/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

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

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/EulerOS/release, Host/EulerOS/rpm-list, Host/EulerOS/sp

Excluded KB Items: Host/EulerOS/uvp_version

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-11440, CVE-2018-11683, CVE-2018-11684, CVE-2018-11685