openSUSE Security Update : gnutls (openSUSE-2017-824)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for gnutls fixes the following issues :

- GNUTLS-SA-2017-4 / CVE-2017-7507: Fix crash in status
response TLS extension decoding (bsc#1043398)

- GNUTLS-SA-2017-3 / CVE-2017-7869: Fix out-of-bounds
write in OpenPGP certificate decoding (bsc#1034173)

- Address read of 4 bytes past the end of buffer in
OpenPGP certificate parsing (bsc#1038337)

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

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1034173
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1038337
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1043398

Solution :

Update the affected gnutls 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: 101759 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7507
CVE-2017-7869

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