openSUSE Security Update : guile (openSUSE-2016-1235)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for guile fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-8606: REPL server vulnerable to HTTP
inter-protocol attacks (bsc#1004226).

- CVE-2016-8605: Thread-unsafe umask modification
(bsc#1004221).

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1004221
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1004226

Solution :

Update the affected guile packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94310 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-8605
CVE-2016-8606

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