openSUSE Security Update : zeromq (openSUSE-SU-2014:1381-1)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This udpate for zeromq fixes the following non-security and
security-issues: Update to version 4.0.4, for a detailed description
see /usr/share/doc/packages/zeromq-devel/NEWS

- Add libsodium dep for testsuite where possible

- Version bump to 4.0.5 fixes bnc#898917 CVE-2014-7202 and
CVE-2014-7203 :

- Fixed CURVE mechanism does not verify short term nonces.

- Fixed stream_engine is vulnerable to downgrade attacks.

- Fixed assertion failure for WSAENOTSOCK on Windows.

- Fixed race condition while connecting inproc sockets.

- Fixed bump so library number to 4.0.0

- Fixed assertion failed: !more (fq.cpp:99) after many ZAP
requests.

- Fixed lost first part of message over inproc://.

- Fixed keep-alive on Windows.

- Enable tests.

- Move to 'download_files' source service which is in
better shap and easier to use

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-11/msg00027.html
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=898917

Solution :

Update the affected zeromq packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 79107 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-7202
CVE-2014-7203

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