openSUSE Security Update : libzip (openSUSE-2017-1084)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for libzip fixes the following security issue :

- CVE-2017-14107: The _zip_read_eocd64 function mishandled
EOCD records, which allowed remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (memory allocation failure in
_zip_cdir_grow in zip_dirent.c) via a crafted ZIP
archive (bsc#1056996).

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

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1056996

Solution :

Update the affected libzip packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 103400 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-14107

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