openSUSE Security Update : rzip (openSUSE-2017-571)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for rzip fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-8364: heap-based buffer overflow in read_buf
function via crafted archive file could lead to crash
(boo#1036941)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1036941

Solution :

Update the affected rzip packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100170 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-8364

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