SUSE SLED11 Security Update : cabextract (SUSE-SU-2015:2131-1)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This security update fixes the following issues :

- Fix possible infinite loop caused DoS (bsc919283,
CVE-2014-9556)

- Fix zero dereference (bsc#934524, CVE-2014-9732)

- Fix off by one (bsc#934527, CVE-2015-4470)

- Fix buffer under-read crash (bsc#934528, CVE-2015-4471)

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/934524
https://bugzilla.suse.com/934527
https://bugzilla.suse.com/934528
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-9556.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-9732.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4470.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4471.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?2c2d2f53

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-cabextract-12233=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp3-cabextract-12233=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-cabextract-12233=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-cabextract-12233=1

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87122 ()

Bugtraq ID: 71851
72474
72487
72492

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9556
CVE-2014-9732
CVE-2015-4470
CVE-2015-4471

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