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 :

Solution :

Update the affected file packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80277 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8116

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