openSUSE Security Update : p7zip (openSUSE-2016-673)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for p7zip fixes the following issues :

- add p7zip-9.20.1-CVE-2016-2335.patch to fix 7zip UDF
CInArchive::ReadFileItem code execution vulnerability
[boo#979823], [CVE-2016-2335]

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=979823

Solution :

Update the affected p7zip packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91484 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-2335

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