NewStart CGSL MAIN 5.04 : slf4j Vulnerability (NS-SA-2019-0015)

High Nessus Plugin ID 127168

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VPR Score: 6.7

Synopsis

The remote machine is affected by a vulnerability.

Description

The remote NewStart CGSL host, running version MAIN 5.04, has slf4j packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability:

- An XML deserialization vulnerability was discovered in slf4j's EventData, which accepts an XML serialized string and can lead to arbitrary code execution.
(CVE-2018-8088)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Upgrade the vulnerable CGSL slf4j packages. Note that updated packages may not be available yet. Please contact ZTE for more information.

See Also

http://security.gd-linux.com/notice/NS-SA-2019-0015

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 127168

File Name: newstart_cgsl_NS-SA-2019-0015_slf4j.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2019/08/12

Updated: 2019/10/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-8088

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/ZTE-CGSL/release, Host/ZTE-CGSL/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/07/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/03/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-8088

BID: 103737