NewStart CGSL CORE 5.05 / MAIN 5.05 : gd Vulnerability (NS-SA-2021-0182)

high Nessus Plugin ID 154443

Synopsis

The remote NewStart CGSL host is affected by a vulnerability.

Description

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

- Integer overflow in the _gd2GetHeader function in gd_gd2.c in the GD Graphics Library (aka libgd) before 2.2.3, as used in PHP before 5.5.37, 5.6.x before 5.6.23, and 7.x before 7.0.8, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap-based buffer overflow and application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted chunk dimensions in an image. (CVE-2016-5766)

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 gd 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-2021-0182

http://security.gd-linux.com/info/CVE-2016-5766

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 154443

File Name: newstart_cgsl_NS-SA-2021-0182_gd.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 10/27/2021

Updated: 10/27/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2016-5766

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:zte:cgsl_core:gd, p-cpe:/a:zte:cgsl_core:gd-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:zte:cgsl_core:gd-devel, p-cpe:/a:zte:cgsl_core:gd-progs, p-cpe:/a:zte:cgsl_main:gd, p-cpe:/a:zte:cgsl_main:gd-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:zte:cgsl_main:gd-devel, p-cpe:/a:zte:cgsl_main:gd-progs, cpe:/o:zte:cgsl_core:5, cpe:/o:zte:cgsl_main:5

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: 9/24/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/23/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5766