openSUSE Security Update : rubygem-minitar (openSUSE-2017-231)

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

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for rubygem-minitar fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-10173: Fixed a directory traversal
vulnerability in rubygem-minitar,
rubygem-archive-tar-minitar. (boo#1021740)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected rubygem-minitar package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97094 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-10173

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