openSUSE Security Update : exim (openSUSE-2017-714) (Stack Clash)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for exim fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-1000369: Fixed a memory leak in exim
commandline handling, which could be used to exhaust
memory and make 'stack crash' attacks likely.
(boo#1044692)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1044692

Solution :

Update the affected exim packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 101125 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-1000369

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