EulerOS 2.0 SP9 : freetype (EulerOS-SA-2020-2496)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 143387

Synopsis

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description

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

- Heap buffer overflow in Freetype in Google Chrome prior to 86.0.4240.111 allowed a remote attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption via a crafted HTML page.(CVE-2020-15999)

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 freetype package.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?3cc1835a

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 143387

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2020-2496.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Published: 12/1/2020

Updated: 11/30/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.3

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:freetype, 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: 12/1/2020

CISA Known Exploited Dates: 11/17/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-15999