EulerOS Virtualization 2.5.1 : freetype (EulerOS-SA-2018-1381)

High Nessus Plugin ID 119072

Synopsis

The remote EulerOS Virtualization host is missing a security update.

Description

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

- FreeType 2 before 2017-03-26 has an out-of-bounds write
caused by a heap-based buffer overflow related to the
t1_builder_close_contour function in
psaux/psobjs.c.(CVE-2017-8287)

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 freetype package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?1e20f3ea

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 119072

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2018-1381.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2018/11/21

Modified: 2018/11/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:freetype, cpe:/o:huawei:euleros:uvp:2.5.1

Patch Publication Date: 2018/11/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-8287