openSUSE Security Update : gnuchess (openSUSE-2016-1352)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for gnuchess fixes a security issue :

- CVE-2015-8972: specially crafted user input may have
caused gnuchess to crash (boo#1010143)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1010143

Solution :

Update the affected gnuchess 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: 95310 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8972

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