EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : mod_nss (EulerOS-SA-2016-1070)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99832


The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.


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

- A flaw was found in the way mod_nss parsed certain OpenSSL-style cipher strings. As a result, mod_nss could potentially use ciphers that were not intended to be enabled. (CVE-2016-3099)

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 mod_nss package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 99832

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2016-1070.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/05/01

Modified: 2018/01/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:mod_nss, 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-2016-3099

OSVDB: 137597