EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : libnl (EulerOS-SA-2019-2051)

High Nessus Plugin ID 129244

Synopsis

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description

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

- An integer overflow leading to a heap-buffer overflow was found in the libnl library. An attacker could use this flaw to cause an application compiled with libnl to crash or possibly execute arbitrary code in the context of the user running such an application.
(CVE-2017-0553)

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 libnl package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?7df3b14f

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 129244

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2019-2051.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2019/09/24

Updated: 2019/09/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.6

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libnl, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libnl-devel, 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: 2019/09/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-0553