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
project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=983273

Solution :

Update the affected dnsmasq packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96277 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-8899

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