openSUSE Security Update : util-linux (openSUSE-2015-702)

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

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

util-linux was updated to fix one security issue.

This security issue was fixed :

- CVE-2015-5218: Prevent colcrt buffer overflow

This non-security issue was fixed :

- bsc#903440: Calendar 'cal' crash with segmentation fault
when execute in background.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected util-linux packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 86737 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5218

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