Plugins Database As of 12-08-2019

RedHat Update for liblouis RHSA-2017:3384-01

Red Hat Local Security Checks
Impact by CVSS Score
  • ID: 1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.812339

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'liblouis' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Liblouis is an open source braille translator and back-translator named in honor of Louis Braille. It features support for computer and literary braille, supports contracted and uncontracted translation for many languages and has support for hyphenation. New languages can easily be added through tables that support a rule or dictionary based approach. Liblouis also supports math braille (Nemeth and Marburg). Security Fix(es): * A missing fix for one stack-based buffer overflow in findTable() for CVE-2014-8184 was discovered. An attacker could cause denial of service or potentially allow arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2017-15101) Red Hat would like to thank Samuel Thibault for reporting this issue.

Affected Versions:
liblouis on Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 7)

Recommendations:
Please Install the Updated Packages.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2017-12-07 06:37:30
Modified
2018-11-23 08:28:21
CVE
CVE-2017-15101
CVE-2014-8184

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