openSUSE Security Update : dnsmasq (openSUSE-2017-10)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for dnsmasq fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2015-8899: Denial of service between local and
remote dns entries (bsc#983273)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected dnsmasq packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96277 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8899

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