EulerOS 2.0 SP8 : keepalived (EulerOS-SA-2019-1770)

High Nessus Plugin ID 127007

Synopsis

The remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.

Description

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

- Heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability in extract_status_code() function in lib/html.c that parses HTTP status code returned from web server allows malicious web server or man-in-the-middle attacker pretending to be a web server to cause either a denial of service or potentially execute arbitrary code on keepalived load balancer.(CVE-2018-19115)

- keepalived 2.0.8 used mode 0666 when creating new temporary files upon a call to PrintData or PrintStats, potentially leaking sensitive information.(CVE-2018-19045)

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 keepalived packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?0efda200

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 127007

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2019-1770.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2019/07/25

Updated: 2019/07/25

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:keepalived, 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: 2019/07/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-19045, CVE-2018-19115