openSUSE Security Update : global (openSUSE-2017-1420)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for global fixes the following issue :

- CVE-2017-17531: Argument-injection vulnerability allowed
execution of arbitrary code via crafted URLs
(boo#1073197)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1073197

Solution :

Update the affected global packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 105478 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-17531

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