openSUSE Security Update : karchive (openSUSE-2016-904)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for karchive fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-6232: A remote attacker could have been able to
overwrite arbitrary files when tricking the user into
downloading KDE extras such as wallpapers or Plasma
Applets (boo#989698)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=989698

Solution :

Update the affected karchive packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92594 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-6232

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