EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : texlive (EulerOS-SA-2019-2062)

High Nessus Plugin ID 129255

Synopsis

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description

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

- TeX Live allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands by leveraging inclusion of mpost in shell_escape_commands in the texmf.cnf config file.(CVE-2016-10243)

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 texlive package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?9c48d7c2

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 129255

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2019-2062.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: 7.5

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:texlive, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:texlive-base, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:texlive-kpathsea-lib, 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-2016-10243