openSUSE Security Update : claws-mail (openSUSE-2016-1)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for claws-mail fixes the following security issue :

- CVE-2015-8614: buffer overrun issues in Japanese
character set conversion code could allow an adversary
to remotely crash claws and potentially have further
unspecified impact (boo#959993)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=959993

Solution :

Update the affected claws-mail packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87718 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8614

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