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

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected guile packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94310 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-8605

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