openSUSE Security Update : rzip (openSUSE-2017-571)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 100170


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for rzip fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-8364: heap-based buffer overflow in read_buf function via crafted archive file could lead to crash (boo#1036941)


Update the affected rzip packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 100170

File Name: openSUSE-2017-571.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/05/15

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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


Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rzip, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rzip-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rzip-debugsource, 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-2017-8364