openSUSE Security Update : mercurial (openSUSE-2017-689)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for mercurial fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-9462: Fix the arbitrary code exec by remote
users via 'hg serve --stdio' (boo#1043063)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected mercurial packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100830 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-9462

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