openSUSE Security Update : tor (openSUSE-2017-690)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update to tor 0.2.9.11 fixes the following vulnerabilities :

- CVE-2017-0375: remotely triggerable assertion failure
when a hidden service handles a malformed BEGIN cell
(bsc#1043455)

- CVE-2017-0376: remotely triggerable assertion failure
caused by receiving a BEGIN_DIR cell on a hidden service
rendezvous circuit (bsc#1043456)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1043455
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1043456

Solution :

Update the affected tor packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100831 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-0375
CVE-2017-0376

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