openSUSE Security Update : bouncycastle (openSUSE-2016-282) (SLOTH)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update to bouncycastle 1.54 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2015-7575: add validation that signature algorithm
received in DigitallySigned structures is actually one
of those offered (boo#967521)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=967521

Solution :

Update the affected bouncycastle packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 89018 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-7575

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