openSUSE Security Update : unzip (openSUSE-2016-1188)

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

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for unzip fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2015-7696: Specially crafted zip files with password
protection could trigger a crash and lead to denial of
service (bsc#950110)

- CVE-2015-7697: Specially crafted zip files could trigger
an endless loop and lead to denial of service

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected unzip packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94063 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-7696

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