SUSE SLES11 Security Update : lha (SUSE-SU-2016:1904-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

lha was updated to fix one security issue. This security issue was
fixed :

- CVE-2016-1925: Buffer Overflow while parsing level0 and
level1 headers (bsc#962528).

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 :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/962528
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-1925.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?ae250a2a

Solution :

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

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
slessp4-lha-12669=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
dbgsp4-lha-12669=1

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 93184 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1925

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