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 fixes the following vulnerabilities :

- CVE-2017-0375: remotely triggerable assertion failure
when a hidden service handles a malformed BEGIN cell

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

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected tor packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100831 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-0375

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