openSUSE Security Update : profanity (openSUSE-2017-285)

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

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for profanity fixes the following issues :

Changes in profanity :

- CVE-2017-5592: The incorrect message carbons
implementation that could allow user impersonification
was fixed (boo#1024696)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected profanity packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97315 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-5592

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