openSUSE Security Update : nghttp2 (openSUSE-2016-314)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for nghttp2 fixes the following vulnerabilities :

- CVE-2016-1544: A malicious remote attacker could have
caused an Out of memory condition due to unlimited
incoming HTTP header fields (boo#966514)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=966514

Solution :

Update the affected nghttp2 packages.

Risk factor :

Low

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 89812 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1544

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