EulerOS 2.0 SP8 : gettext (EulerOS-SA-2019-2075)

High Nessus Plugin ID 129434

Synopsis

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description

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

- An issue was discovered in GNU gettext 0.19.8. There is a double free in default_add_message in read-catalog.c, related to an invalid free in po_gram_parse in po-gram-gen.y, as demonstrated by lt-msgfmt.(CVE-2018-18751)

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 gettext package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?04f39bac

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 129434

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2019-2075.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2019/09/30

Updated: 2019/09/30

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:gettext, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:gettext-common-devel, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:gettext-devel, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:gettext-libs, 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: 2019/09/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-18751