openSUSE Security Update : libupnp (openSUSE-2017-650)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update to libupnp 1.6.21 fixes the following security issues :

- various string handling issues (bsc#898167)

- CVE-2016-8863: out-of-bounds access (bsc#1006256)

- CVE-2016-6255: fix for file write via POST (bsc#989948)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1006256
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=898167
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=989948
https://www.tenable.com/security/research/tra-2017-10

Solution :

Update the affected libupnp packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100612 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-6255
CVE-2016-8863

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