openSUSE Security Update : hivex (openSUSE-SU-2015:0189-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

hivex was updated to fix a possible denial of service due to missing
size checks (bnc#908614).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-02/msg00005.html
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=908614

Solution :

Update the affected hivex packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 81139 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9273

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