openSUSE Security Update : libjansson (openSUSE-SU-2014:0394-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

libjansson was updated to fix a hash table collission CPU usage denial
of service issue, when an attacker can supply his own JSON file.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-03/msg00057.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=863301

Solution :

Update the affected libjansson 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: 75299 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6401

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