SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : spice (SUSE-SU-2016:1559-1)

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

Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

spice was updated to fix four security issues.

These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2016-2150: Guest escape using crafted primary
surface parameters (bsc#982386).

- CVE-2016-0749: Heap-based buffer overflow in smartcard
interaction (bsc#982385).

- CVE-2015-5260: Insufficient validation of surface_id
parameter could have caused a crash (bsc#944787).

- CVE-2015-5261: Host memory access from guest using
crafted images (bsc#948976).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2016-925=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2016-925=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-925=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91659 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5260

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