NewStart CGSL CORE 5.05 / MAIN 5.05 : ovmf Multiple Vulnerabilities (NS-SA-2019-0239)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 132479
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Synopsis

The remote machine is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The remote NewStart CGSL host, running version CORE 5.05 / MAIN 5.05, has ovmf packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities:

- Stack overflow in corrupted bmp for EDK II may allow unprivileged user to potentially enable denial of service or elevation of privilege via local access.
(CVE-2018-12181)

- Buffer overflow in system firmware for EDK II may allow unauthenticated user to potentially enable escalation of privilege and/or denial of service via network access.
(CVE-2019-0160)

- Simultaneous Multi-threading (SMT) in processors can enable local users to exploit software vulnerable to timing attacks via a side-channel timing attack on 'port contention'. (CVE-2018-5407)

- Stack overflow in XHCI for EDK II may allow an unauthenticated user to potentially enable denial of service via local access. (CVE-2019-0161)

- Logic issue in variable service module for EDK II/UDK2018/UDK2017/UDK2015 may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable escalation of privilege, information disclosure and/or denial of service via local access. (CVE-2018-3613)

- Bounds checking in Tianocompress before November 7, 2017 may allow an authenticated user to potentially enable an escalation of privilege via local access.
(CVE-2017-5731)

- ** REJECT ** DO NOT USE THIS CANDIDATE NUMBER.
ConsultIDs: none. Reason: This candidate was in a CNA pool that was not assigned to any issues during 2017.
Notes: none. (CVE-2017-5732, CVE-2017-5733, CVE-2017-5735)

- ** REJECT ** DO NOT USE THIS CANDIDATE NUMBER.
ConsultIDs: none. Reason: This candidate was withdrawn by its CNA. Notes: none. (CVE-2017-5734)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

Solution

Upgrade the vulnerable CGSL ovmf packages. Note that updated packages may not be available yet. Please contact ZTE for more information.

See Also

http://security.gd-linux.com/notice/NS-SA-2019-0239

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 132479

File Name: newstart_cgsl_NS-SA-2019-0239_ovmf.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 12/31/2019

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-0160

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

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: E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/ZTE-CGSL/release, Host/ZTE-CGSL/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/27/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/15/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-5731, CVE-2017-5732, CVE-2017-5733, CVE-2017-5734, CVE-2017-5735, CVE-2018-3613, CVE-2018-5407, CVE-2018-12181, CVE-2019-0160, CVE-2019-0161

BID: 105897, 107334