openSUSE Security Update : pspp (openSUSE-2017-996)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for pspp fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-12958: Illegal address access in function
output_hex() could lead to denial of service or
unexpected state (boo#1054585)

- CVE-2017-12959: Assertion in function dict_add_mrset()
could lead to denial of service (boo#1054588)

- CVE-2017-12960: Assertion in function dict_rename_var()
could lead to denial of service (boo#1054587)

- CVE-2017-12961: Assertion in function parse_attributes()
could lead to denial of service (boo#1054586)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1054585
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1054586
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1054587
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1054588

Solution :

Update the affected pspp 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: 102949 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-10791
CVE-2017-10792
CVE-2017-12958
CVE-2017-12959
CVE-2017-12960
CVE-2017-12961

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