SuSE 11.3 Security Update : shim (SAT Patch Number 9997)

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


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

shim has been updated to fix three security issues :

- OOB read access when parsing DHCPv6 packets (remote
DoS). (CVE-2014-3675)

- Heap overflow when parsing IPv6 addresses provided by
tftp:// DHCPv6 boot option (RCE). (CVE-2014-3676)

- Memory corruption when processing user provided MOK
lists. (CVE-2014-3677)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=813448
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=863205
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=866690
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=875385
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=889332
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=889765
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3675.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3676.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3677.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 9997.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80024 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-3675
CVE-2014-3676
CVE-2014-3677

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