openSUSE Security Update : grub2 (openSUSE-2015-957)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for grub2 fixes the following issue :

Changes in grub2 :

- CVE-2015-8370: Fix for overflow in grub_password_get and
grub_user_get functions (bnc#956631)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=956631

Solution :

Update the affected grub2 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87630 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8370

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