EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : mutt (EulerOS-SA-2018-1305)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 117748


The remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.


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

- mutt: Remote code injection vulnerability to an IMAP mailbox (CVE-2018-14354)

- mutt: Remote Code Execution via backquote characters (CVE-2018-14357)

- mutt: POP body caching path traversal vulnerability (CVE-2018-14362)

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 mutt packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 117748

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2018-1305.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Published: 9/27/2018

Updated: 3/3/2022

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-14362


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:mutt, 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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/17/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-14354, CVE-2018-14357, CVE-2018-14362