EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : polkit (EulerOS-SA-2019-1752)

High Nessus Plugin ID 126879


The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.


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

- A flaw was found in PolicyKit (aka polkit) 0.115 that allows a user with a uid greater than INT_MAX to successfully execute any systemctl command.(CVE-2018-19788)

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 polkit package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 126879

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2019-1752.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2019/07/22

Updated: 2019/07/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:polkit, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:polkit-devel, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:polkit-docs, 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: 2019/07/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-19788