EulerOS Virtualization 2.5.4 : gnutls (EulerOS-SA-2019-1203)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 123889

Synopsis

The remote EulerOS Virtualization host is missing a security update.

Description

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

- It was found that GnuTLS's implementation of HMAC-SHA-256 was vulnerable to Lucky Thirteen-style attack. A remote attacker could use this flaw to conduct distinguishing attacks and plain text recovery attacks via statistical analysis of timing data using crafted packets.(CVE-2018-10844)

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 gnutls package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?9c822357

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 123889

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2019-1203.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 2019/04/09

Updated: 2020/01/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.9

Temporal Score: 5.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:gnutls, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:gnutls-c++, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:gnutls-dane, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:gnutls-devel, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:gnutls-utils, cpe:/o:huawei:euleros:uvp:2.5.4

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/04/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10844