openSUSE Security Update : libcares2 (openSUSE-2017-810)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for libcares2 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-1000381: A NAPTR parser out of bounds access
was fixed that could lead to crashes. (bsc#1044946)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1044946

Solution :

Update the affected libcares2 packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 101543 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-1000381

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