EulerOS 2.0 SP2 : graphviz (EulerOS-SA-2019-2355)

High Nessus Plugin ID 131847

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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description

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

- Format string vulnerability in the yyerror function in lib/cgraph/scan.l in Graphviz allows remote attackers to have unspecified impact via format string specifiers in unknown vectors, which are not properly handled in an error string.(CVE-2014-9157)

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 graphviz package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?fc2fec25

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 131847

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2019-2355.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 2019/12/10

Updated: 2021/01/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:graphviz, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:graphviz-tcl, 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: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/12/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9157

BID: 71283