openSUSE Security Update : eog (openSUSE-2016-1053)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for eog fixes the following issues :

- Update to version 3.16.5 (boo#994819, CVE-2016-6855) :

+ Bug fixes :

- bgo#770143: CVE-2016-6855 out-of-bounds write in eog
3.10.2.

- bgo#770197: eog leaks error message if loading an SVG
fails.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=994819

Solution :

Update the affected eog 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: 93337 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-6855

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now