EulerOS Virtualization 3.0.2.6 : gd (EulerOS-SA-2021-2891)

high Nessus Plugin ID 156531

Synopsis

The remote EulerOS Virtualization host is missing a security update.

Description

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

- ** DISPUTED ** gdImageGd2Ptr in gd_gd2.c in the GD Graphics Library (aka LibGD) through 2.3.2 has a double free. NOTE: the vendor's position is 'The GD2 image format is a proprietary image format of libgd. It has to be regarded as being obsolete, and should only be used for development and testing purposes.' (CVE-2021-40145)

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 gd packages.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?2948aba2

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 156531

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2021-2891.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 1/6/2022

Updated: 1/6/2022

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-40145

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:gd, cpe:/o:huawei:euleros:uvp:3.0.2.6

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/30/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/26/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-40145