openSUSE Security Update : file (openSUSE-SU-2014:1720-1)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This file update fixes the following two security issues :

- bsc#910252: multiple denial of service issues (resource
consumption) (CVE-2014-8116)

- bsc#910253: denial of service issue (resource
consumption) (CVE-2014-8117)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-12/msg00104.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-12/msg00105.html
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=910252
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=910253

Solution :

Update the affected file 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: 80277 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8116
CVE-2014-8117

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