EulerOS 2.0 SP5 : glib2 (EulerOS-SA-2019-2690)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 132357

Synopsis

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description

According to the version of the glib2 packages installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :

- GNOME GLib 2.56.1 has an out-of-bounds read vulnerability in g_markup_parse_context_parse() in gmarkup.c, related to utf8_str().(CVE-2018-16429)

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 glib2 package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?56eb2988

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 132357

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2019-2690.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 2019/12/23

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:glib2, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:glib2-devel, 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: 2019/12/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-16429