openSUSE Security Update : cvs (openSUSE-2017-1060)

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

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for cvs fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-12836: A leading dash in the argument of the
'-d' option could lead to argument injection
(bsc#1053364) This update was imported from the
SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected cvs packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 103285 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-12836

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