openSUSE Security Update : conntrack-tools (openSUSE-2015-637)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

conntrack-tools was updated to fix one security issue.

The following vulnerability was fixed :

- CVE-2015-6496: Fix a possible crash if conntrackd sees
DCCP, SCTP and ICMPv6 traffic and the corresponding
kernel modules that track this traffic are not
available. (boo#942149)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=942149

Solution :

Update the affected conntrack-tools 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: 86287 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-6496

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