EulerOS Virtualization : cairo (EulerOS-SA-2021-1461)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 147438


The remote EulerOS Virtualization host is missing multiple security updates.


According to the versions of the cairo packages installed, the EulerOS Virtualization installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- An issue was discovered in cairo 1.16.0. There is an assertion problem in the function
_cairo_arc_in_direction in the file cairo-arc.c.(CVE-2019-6461)

- An issue was discovered in cairo 1.16.0. There is an infinite loop in the function _arc_error_normalized in the file cairo-arc.c, related to

- Cairo version 1.15.4 is vulnerable to a NULL pointer dereference related to the FT_Load_Glyph and FT_Render_Glyph resulting in an application crash.(CVE-2017-7475)

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 cairo packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 147438

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2021-1461.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Published: 3/10/2021

Updated: 1/11/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.4

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-6462


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/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:cairo, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:cairo-devel, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:cairo-gobject, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:cairo-gobject-devel, cpe:/o:huawei:euleros:uvp:

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/EulerOS/release, Host/EulerOS/rpm-list, Host/EulerOS/uvp_version

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/4/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7475, CVE-2019-6461, CVE-2019-6462