openSUSE Security Update : memcached (openSUSE-2016-1313)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for memcached fixes the following security issues :

- CVE-2016-8704: Server append/prepend remote code
execution (boo#1007871)

- CVE-2016-8705: Server update remote code execution
(boo#1007870)

- CVE-2016-8706: Server ASL authentication remote code
execution (boo#1007869)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1007869
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1007870
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1007871

Solution :

Update the affected memcached 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: 94948 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-8704
CVE-2016-8705
CVE-2016-8706

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