openSUSE Security Update : e2fsprogs (openSUSE-2015-399)

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

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

e2fsprogs was updated to fix one security issue.

The following vulnerability was fixed :

- CVE-2015-1572: A local user could have executed
arbitrary code by causing a crafted block group
descriptor to be marked as dirty. (boo#918346)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected e2fsprogs packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84012 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-1572

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