openSUSE Security Update : dnsmasq (openSUSE-2017-1116)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for dnsmasq fixes the following security issues :

- CVE-2017-14491: 2 byte heap based overflow.
[bsc#1060354]

- CVE-2017-14492: heap based overflow. [bsc#1060355]

- CVE-2017-14493: stack based overflow. [bsc#1060360]

- CVE-2017-14494: DHCP - info leak. [bsc#1060361]

- CVE-2017-14495: DNS - OOM DoS. [bsc#1060362]

- CVE-2017-14496: DNS - DoS Integer underflow.
[bsc#1060364]

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update
project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1060354
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1060355
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1060360
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1060361
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1060362
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1060364

Solution :

Update the affected dnsmasq packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 103623 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-14491
CVE-2017-14492
CVE-2017-14493
CVE-2017-14494
CVE-2017-14495
CVE-2017-14496

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