QID 671035

Date Published: 2021-11-30

QID 671035: EulerOS Security Update for c-ares (EulerOS-SA-2021-2574)

c-ares is a C library that performs DNS requests and name resolves asynchronously. c-ares is a fork of the library named 'ares', written by Greg Hudson at MIT. Security Fix(es): Missing input validation on hostnames returned by DNS servers(CVE-2021-3672)
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An arbitrary attacker may exploit this vulnerability to compromise the system.

  • CVSS V3 rated as High - 7.3 severity.
  • CVSS V2 rated as High - 7.5 severity.
  • Solution
    The Vendor has released a security update to fix the vulnerability. For more information please visit EulerOS-SA-2021-2574 for updates and patch information

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    Software Advisories
    Advisory ID Software Component Link
    EulerOS-SA-2021-2574 EulerOS V2.0SP3 URL Logo developer.huaweicloud.com/ict/en/site-euleros/euleros/security-advisories/EulerOS-SA-2021-2574