EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : policycoreutils (EulerOS-SA-2016-1083)
High Nessus Plugin ID 99842
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording to the version of the policycoreutils packages installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :
- It was found that the sandbox tool provided in policycoreutils was vulnerable to a TIOCSTI ioctl attack. A specially crafted program executed via the sandbox command could use this flaw to execute arbitrary commands in the context of the parent shell, escaping the sandbox. (CVE-2016-7545)
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 policycoreutils package.