openSUSE Security Update : bsdiff (openSUSE-2016-946)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for bsdiff fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2014-9862: Improper checking of input allows
arbitrary write on heap (boo#990660)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected bsdiff package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92776 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9862

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