EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : libnl3 (EulerOS-SA-2016-1067)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 99829


The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.


According to the version of the libnl3 packages installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :

- A race condition vulnerability was discovered in NetworkManager.Temporary files were created insecurely when saving or updating connection settings, which could allow local users to read connection secrets such as VPN passwords or WiFi keys. (CVE-2016-0764)

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 libnl3 package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 99829

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2016-1067.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/05/01

Modified: 2018/01/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.6

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 6.2

Temporal Score: 5.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libnl3, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libnl3-cli, cpe:/o:huawei:euleros:2.0

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/11/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-0764

OSVDB: 136861