openSUSE Security Update : tor (openSUSE-2016-1527)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for tor fixes the following issues :

- a hostile hidden service could cause tor clients to
crash (boo#1016343, CVE-2016-1254)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1016343

Solution :

Update the affected tor packages.

Risk factor :

Medium

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96175 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1254

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