SUSE SLED11 Security Update : libvdpau (SUSE-SU-2015:1925-1)

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


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

libvdpau was updated to use secure_getenv() instead of getenv() for
several variables so it can be more safely used in setuid
applications.

- CVE-2015-5198: libvdpau: incorrect check for security
transition (bnc#943967)

- CVE-2015-5199: libvdpau: directory traversal in dlopen
(bnc#943968)

- CVE-2015-5200: libvdpau: vulnerability in trace
functionality (bnc#943969)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/943967
https://bugzilla.suse.com/943968
https://bugzilla.suse.com/943969
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-5198.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-5199.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-5200.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?239d11d9

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp4-libvdpau-12192=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp3-libvdpau-12192=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-libvdpau-12192=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-libvdpau-12192=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 86803 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5198
CVE-2015-5199
CVE-2015-5200

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