EulerOS 2.0 SP8 : cups (EulerOS-SA-2019-2070)

high Nessus Plugin ID 129429


The remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.


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

- CUPS printing system provides a portable printing layer for UNIXA(r) operating systems. It has been developed by Apple promote a standard printing solution for all UNIX vendors and users.CUPS provides the System V and Berkeley command-line interfaces.

- Security fix(es):

- cups: stack-buffer-overflow in libcups's asn1_get_type function.(CVE-2019-8675)

- cups: stack-buffer-overflow in libcups's asn1_get_type function.(CVE-2019-8696)

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.


Update the affected cups packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 129429

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2019-2070.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Published: 9/30/2019

Updated: 1/29/2021

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:cups, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:cups-client, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:cups-devel, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:cups-filesystem, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:cups-libs, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:cups-lpd, 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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/30/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-8675, CVE-2019-8696