openSUSE Security Update : libssh (openSUSE-SU-2015:0017-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixed the following security issue :

- Fix CVE-2014-8132: Double free on dangling pointers in
initial key exchange packet; (bsc#910790).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-01/msg00007.html
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=910790

Solution :

Update the affected libssh 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: 80438 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8132

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