EulerOS 2.0 SP3 : file (EulerOS-SA-2019-2578)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 132295


The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.


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

- The ELF parser in file 5.08 through 5.21 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a large number of notes.(CVE-2014-9620)

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 file package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 132295

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2019-2578.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2019/12/19

Updated: 2020/05/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:file, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:file-libs, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:python-magic, 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: 2019/12/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9620

BID: 71715