SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : libsndfile (SUSE-SU-2015:2000-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The libsndfile package was updated to fix the following security
issue :

- CVE-2014-9756: Fixed a divide by zero problem that can
lead to a Denial of Service (DoS) (bsc#953521).

- CVE-2015-7805: Fixed heap overflow issue (bsc#953516).

- CVE-2015-8075: Fixed heap overflow issue (bsc#953519).

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/953516
https://bugzilla.suse.com/953519
https://bugzilla.suse.com/953521
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-9756.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-7805.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-8075.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?46ffcf2a

Solution :

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

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-2015-846=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2015-846=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-846=1

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.8
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 86895 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9756
CVE-2015-7805
CVE-2015-8075

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