openSUSE Security Update : mercurial (openSUSE-2016-609)

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

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for mercurial fixes the following issues :

Security issue fixed :

- CVE-2016-3105: Fixed arbitrary code execution whenusing
the convert extension on Git repo. (boo#978391)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected mercurial packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91279 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3105

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