openSUSE Security Update : graphite2 (openSUSE-2017-570)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 100169


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for graphite2 fixes one issue.

This security issues was fixed :

- CVE-2017-5436: An out-of-bounds write triggered with a maliciously crafted Graphite font could lead to a crash or potentially code execution (bsc#1035204).

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


Update the affected graphite2 packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 100169

File Name: openSUSE-2017-570.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/05/15

Updated: 2018/09/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:graphite2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:graphite2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:graphite2-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:graphite2-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgraphite2-3, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgraphite2-3-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgraphite2-3-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libgraphite2-3-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: 2017/05/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-5436