EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : curl (EulerOS-SA-2017-1036)

High Nessus Plugin ID 99881


The remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.


According to the versions of the curl packages installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Multiple integer overflows in the (1) curl_escape, (2) curl_easy_escape, (3) curl_unescape, and (4) curl_easy_unescape functions in libcurl before 7.50.3 allow attackers to have unspecified impact via a string of length 0xffffffff, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.(CVE-2016-7167)

- ** RESERVED ** This candidate has been reserved by an organization or individual that will use it when announcing a new security problem. When the candidate has been publicized, the details for this candidate will be provided.(CVE-2016-8615,CVE-2016-8616,CVE-2016-8617,CVE
-2016-8618,CVE-2016-8619,CVE-2016-8621,CVE-2016-8622,CV E-2016-8623,CVE-2016-8624)

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 curl packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 99881

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2017-1036.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/05/02

Modified: 2017/05/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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


Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:curl, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libcurl, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:libcurl-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: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/03/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7167, CVE-2016-8615, CVE-2016-8616, CVE-2016-8617, CVE-2016-8618, CVE-2016-8619, CVE-2016-8621, CVE-2016-8622, CVE-2016-8623, CVE-2016-8624

OSVDB: 144213, 146565, 146567, 146568, 146569, 146570, 146571, 146572, 146573, 146574