EulerOS Virtualization 2.5.0 : curl (EulerOS-SA-2018-1237)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117546

Synopsis

The remote EulerOS Virtualization host is missing a security update.

Description

According to the version of the curl package installed, the EulerOS Virtualization installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :

- A buffer overrun flaw was found in the IMAP handler of libcurl. By tricking an unsuspecting user into connecting to a malicious IMAP server, an attacker could exploit this flaw to potentially cause information disclosure or crash the application.(CVE-2017-1000257)

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 curl package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?62853d29

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117546

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2018-1237.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 2018/09/18

Updated: 2019/05/31

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.4

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:curl, cpe:/o:huawei:euleros:uvp:2.5.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-1000257