openSUSE Security Update : libksba (openSUSE-2016-697)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for libksba fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-4579: Out-of-bounds read in
_ksba_ber_parse_tl()

- CVE-2016-4574: two OOB read access bugs (remote DoS)
(bsc#979261)

Also adding reliability fixes from v1.3.4.

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=979261
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=979906

Solution :

Update the affected libksba packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91532 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-4574
CVE-2016-4579

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