EulerOS 2.0 SP5 : sane-backends (EulerOS-SA-2020-2271)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 142130


The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.


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

- A NULL pointer dereference in sanei_epson_net_read in SANE Backends before 1.0.30 allows a malicious device connected to the same local network as the victim to cause a denial of service, aka GHSL-2020-075.(CVE-2020-12867)

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 sane-backends package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 142130

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2020-2271.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 10/30/2020

Updated: 2/13/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.6

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-12867


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sane-backends, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sane-backends-devel, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sane-backends-drivers-cameras, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sane-backends-drivers-scanners, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:sane-backends-libs, 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: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/30/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-12867