openSUSE Security Update : miniupnpc (openSUSE-SU-2014:0815-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

miniupnpc was updated to 1.9 to fix a potential buffer overrun in
miniwget.c (CVE-2014-3985).

Besides that the following issues were fixed :

- added argument remoteHost to

- increment API_VERSION to 10

- --help and -h arguments in upnpc.c

- define MAXHOSTNAMELEN if not already done

- update upnpreplyparse to allow larger values (128 chars
instead of 64)

- Update upnpreplyparse to take into account 'empty'

- validate upnpreplyparse.c code with 'make check'

- Fix Solaris build thanks to Maciej Małecki

- Fix for BSD

- Fixed Makefile for *BSD

- Update Makefile to use JNAerator version 0.11

- Fix for use with dash

- Use $(DESTDIR) in Makefile

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected miniupnpc packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76137 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3985

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