Scientific Linux Security Update : spice on SL7.x x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Security Fix(es) :

- A vulnerability was discovered in spice server's
protocol handling. An authenticated attacker could send
specially crafted messages to the spice server, causing
out-of-bounds memory accesses, leading to parts of
server memory being leaked or a crash. (CVE-2017-7506)

This issue was discovered by Frediano Ziglio (Red Hat).

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?1ecd023f

Solution :

Update the affected spice-debuginfo, spice-server and / or
spice-server-devel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102672 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-7506

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