EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : libnl3 (EulerOS-SA-2016-1067)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 99829
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording 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.
SolutionUpdate the affected libnl3 package.