openSUSE Security Update : json-c (openSUSE-SU-2014:0558-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This json-c update fixes the following two security issue :

- bnc#870147: Fixed buffer overflow if size_t is larger
than int (CVE-2013-6370).

- bnc#870147: Fixed possible hash collision DoS
(CVE-2013-6371).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-04/msg00059.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=870147

Solution :

Update the affected json-c packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75330 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66715
66720

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6370
CVE-2013-6371

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