EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : libgcrypt (EulerOS-SA-2016-1081)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99841


The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.


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

- A design flaw was found in the libgcrypt PRNG (Pseudo-Random Number Generator). An attacker able to obtain the first 580 bytes of the PRNG output could predict the following 20 bytes.(CVE-2016-6313)

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 libgcrypt package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 99841

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2016-1081.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/05/02

Modified: 2017/05/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND


Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:F/RL:O/RC:X

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libgcrypt, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libgcrypt-devel, 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: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/11/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6313

OSVDB: 143068