openSUSE Security Update : memcached (openSUSE-2016-1314)

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 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

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

In addition, memcached was updated to 1.4.33 to include all upstream
improvements and bugfixes.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected memcached packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 94949 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-8704

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