openSUSE Security Update : zziplib (openSUSE-2017-554)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 100038


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for zziplib fixes the following issues :

Secuirty issues fixed :

- CVE-2017-5974: heap-based buffer overflow in
__zzip_get32 (fetch.c) (bsc#1024517)

- CVE-2017-5975: heap-based buffer overflow in
__zzip_get64 (fetch.c) (bsc#1024528)

- CVE-2017-5976: heap-based buffer overflow in zzip_mem_entry_extra_block (memdisk.c) (bsc#1024531)

- CVE-2017-5977: invalid memory read in zzip_mem_entry_extra_block (memdisk.c) (bsc#1024534)

- CVE-2017-5978: out of bounds read in zzip_mem_entry_new (memdisk.c) (bsc#1024533)

- CVE-2017-5979: NULL pointer dereference in prescan_entry (fseeko.c) (bsc#1024535)

- CVE-2017-5980: NULL pointer dereference in zzip_mem_entry_new (memdisk.c) (bsc#1024536)

- CVE-2017-5981: assertion failure in seeko.c (bsc#1024539)

- NULL pointer dereference in main (unzzipcat-mem.c) (bsc#1024532)

- NULL pointer dereference in main (unzzipcat.c) (bsc#1024537)

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


Update the affected zziplib packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 100038

File Name: openSUSE-2017-554.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/05/09

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P


Base Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libzzip-0-13, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libzzip-0-13-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libzzip-0-13-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libzzip-0-13-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:zziplib-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:zziplib-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:zziplib-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:zziplib-devel-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:zziplib-devel-debuginfo-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2017/05/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-5974, CVE-2017-5975, CVE-2017-5976, CVE-2017-5977, CVE-2017-5978, CVE-2017-5979, CVE-2017-5980, CVE-2017-5981