openSUSE Security Update : libtirpc (openSUSE-2017-608)

High Nessus Plugin ID 100366


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for libtirpc fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-8779: crafted UDP packaged could lead rpcbind to denial-of-service (bsc#1037559)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update project.


Update the affected libtirpc packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 100366

File Name: openSUSE-2017-608.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/05/24

Updated: 2019/04/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtirpc-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtirpc-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtirpc-netconfig, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtirpc3, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtirpc3-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtirpc3-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libtirpc3-debuginfo-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/05/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-8779