EulerOS 2.0 SP5 : tcpdump (EulerOS-SA-2019-2233)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 130695

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VPR Score: 3.6


The remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.


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

- tcpdump 4.9.2 is affected by: CWE-126:
Buffer Over-read. The impact is: May expose Saved Frame Pointer, Return Address etc. on stack. The victim must open a specially crafted pcap file. (CVE-2019-1010220)

- In tcpdump 4.9.2, a stack-based buffer over-read exists in the print_prefix function of print-hncp.c via crafted packet data because of missing initialization.(CVE-2018-19519)

- tcpdump 4.9.2 has a heap-based buffer over-read related to aoe_print in print-aoe.c and lookup_emem in addrtoname.c.(CVE-2017-16808)

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 tcpdump packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 130695

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2019-2233.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2019/11/08

Updated: 2021/01/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:tcpdump, 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: 2019/11/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-16808, CVE-2018-19519, CVE-2019-1010220