EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : polkit (EulerOS-SA-2019-1752)
High Nessus Plugin ID 126879
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording 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.
SolutionUpdate the affected polkit package.