openSUSE Security Update : rabbitmq-server (openSUSE-2017-156)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for rabbitmq-server fixes the following issue :

- CVE-2016-9877: An issue in Pivotal RabbitMQ caused
connection authentication with a username/password pair
to succeed if an existing username was provided but the
password is omitted from the connection request.
Connections that use TLS with a client-provided
certificate were not affected (bsc#1017642).

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1017642

Solution :

Update the affected rabbitmq-server 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: 96864 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-9877

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