EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : exiv2 (EulerOS-SA-2018-1287)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117731

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VPR Score: 5.9


The remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.


According to the versions of the exiv2 package installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Exiv2 0.26 has an integer overflow in the LoaderExifJpeg class in preview.cpp, leading to an out-of-bounds read in Exiv2::MemIo::read in basicio.cpp.(CVE-2018-12265)

- Exiv2 0.26 has integer overflows in LoaderTiff::getData() in preview.cpp, leading to an out-of-bounds read in Exiv2::ValueType::setDataArea in value.hpp.(CVE-2018-12264)

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 exiv2 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117731

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2018-1287.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 2018/09/27

Updated: 2020/11/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

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: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:exiv2-libs, 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: 2018/09/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12264, CVE-2018-12265