EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : texlive (EulerOS-SA-2019-2062)
High Nessus Plugin ID 129255
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording 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.
SolutionUpdate the affected texlive package.