openSUSE Security Update : minicom (openSUSE-2017-947)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for minicom fixes the following issue :

This security issue was fixed :

- CVE-2017-7467: Invalid cursor coordinates and scroll
regions could lead to code execution (bsc#1033783).

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

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1033783

Solution :

Update the affected minicom packages.

Risk factor :

Medium

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102563 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7467

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