NewStart CGSL CORE 5.05 / MAIN 5.05 : nss-util Vulnerability (NS-SA-2020-0006)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 133075

Synopsis

The remote machine is affected by a vulnerability.

Description

The remote NewStart CGSL host, running version CORE 5.05 / MAIN 5.05, has nss-util packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability:

- Empty or malformed p256-ECDH public keys may trigger a segmentation fault due values being improperly sanitized before being copied into memory and used. This vulnerability affects Firefox ESR < 60.8, Firefox < 68, and Thunderbird < 60.8. (CVE-2019-11729)

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 nss-util 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-2020-0006

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 133075

File Name: newstart_cgsl_NS-SA-2020-0006_nss-util.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2020/01/20

Updated: 2020/01/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-11729

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

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2020/01/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/07/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-11729

BID: 109086