EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : graphite2 (EulerOS-SA-2016-1013)
High Nessus Plugin ID 99776
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.
DescriptionAccording to the versions of the graphite2 package installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerabilities :
- Various vulnerabilities have been discovered in Graphite2. An attacker able to trick an unsuspecting user into opening specially crafted font files in an application using Graphite2 could exploit these flaws to cause the application to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the application. (CVE-2016-1521, CVE-2016-1522, CVE-2016-1523, CVE-2016-1526)
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.
SolutionUpdate the affected graphite2 packages.