EulerOS 2.0 SP8 : pango (EulerOS-SA-2019-2088)
High Nessus Plugin ID 129447
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the pango packages installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- Gnome Pango 1.42 and later is affected by: Buffer Overflow. The impact is: The heap based buffer overflow can be used to get code execution. The component is:
function name: pango_log2vis_get_embedding_levels, assignment of nchars and the loop condition. The attack vector is: Bug can be used when application pass invalid utf-8 strings to functions like pango_itemize.(CVE-2019-1010238)
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 pango package.