openSUSE Security Update : spice (openSUSE-2017-227)

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

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This security update for spice fixes the following issues :

CVE-2016-9577: A buffer overflow in the spice server could have
potentially been used by unauthenticated attackers to execute
arbitrary code. (bsc#1023078) CVE-2016-9578: Unauthenticated attackers
could have caused a denial of service via a crafted message.

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

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected spice packages.

Risk factor :


Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97077 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-9577

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