openSUSE Security Update : guile (openSUSE-2017-259)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for guile fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-8605: Fixed thread-unsafe umask modification
(bsc#1004221).

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

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1004221

Solution :

Update the affected guile packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97279 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-8605

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