EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : python-pillow (EulerOS-SA-2017-1049)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99894


The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.


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

- A vulnerability was found in python-pillow. A crafted image file with negative dimensions could cause a buffer to be under-allocated, leading to arbitrary writes on the heap which could cause a crash or, potentially, code execution.(CVE-2016-9190)

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 python-pillow package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 99894

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2017-1049.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/05/02

Modified: 2017/05/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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


Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:python-pillow, 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: 2017/03/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-9190

OSVDB: 146696