EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : tcpdump (EulerOS-SA-2019-2435)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 131589


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 4.9.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer over-read and application crash) via crafted packet data. The crash occurs in the EXTRACT_16BITS function, called from the stp_print function for the Spanning Tree Protocol.(CVE-2017-11108)

- tcpdump 4.9.0 has a heap-based buffer over-read in the pimv1_print function in print-pim.c.(CVE-2017-11542)

- tcpdump 4.9.0 has a heap-based buffer over-read in the lldp_print function in print-lldp.c, related to util-print.c.(CVE-2017-11541)

- tcpdump 4.9.0 has a buffer overflow in the sliplink_print function in print-sl.c.(CVE-2017-11543)

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.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 131589

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2019-2435.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Published: 12/4/2019

Updated: 4/8/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-11543


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/4/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-11108, CVE-2017-11541, CVE-2017-11542, CVE-2017-11543