EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : python-pillow (EulerOS-SA-2017-1049)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99894
SynopsisThe remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAccording 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.
SolutionUpdate the affected python-pillow package.