Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2018-20534: libsolv security update

Back to Search

Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2018-20534: libsolv security update

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/28/2018
Created
06/28/2019
Added
06/27/2019
Modified
11/19/2019

Description

** DISPUTED ** There is an illegal address access at ext/testcase.c in libsolv.a in libsolv through 0.7.2 that will cause a denial of service. NOTE: third parties dispute this issue stating that the issue affects the test suite and not the underlying library. It cannot be exploited in any real-world application.

Solution(s)

  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp8-upgrade-libsolv

References

  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp8-upgrade-libsolv

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;