EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : sssd (EulerOS-SA-2019-2517)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 131670


The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.


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

- A flaw was found in sssd Group Policy Objects implementation. When the GPO is not readable by SSSD due to a too strict permission settings on the server side, SSSD will allow all authenticated users to login instead of denying access.(CVE-2018-16838)

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 sssd package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 131670

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2019-2517.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Published: 12/4/2019

Updated: 4/8/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 2.5


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-16838


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libipa_hbac, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libsss_autofs, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libsss_certmap, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libsss_idmap, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libsss_nss_idmap, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libsss_simpleifp, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libsss_sudo, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:python-libipa_hbac, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:python-libsss_nss_idmap, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:python-sss, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:python-sss-murmur, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:python-sssdconfig, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sssd, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sssd-ad, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sssd-client, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sssd-common, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sssd-common-pac, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sssd-dbus, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sssd-ipa, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sssd-krb5, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sssd-krb5-common, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sssd-ldap, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sssd-libwbclient, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sssd-proxy, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sssd-tools, 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: 12/4/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-16838