openSUSE Security Update : rpcbind (openSUSE-2017-615)

High Nessus Plugin ID 100447


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for rpcbind fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-8779: A crafted UDP package could lead rcpbind to remote denial-of-service (bsc#1037559)

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


Update the affected rpcbind packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 100447

File Name: openSUSE-2017-615.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/05/26

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

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


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rpcbind, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rpcbind-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rpcbind-debugsource, 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: 2017/05/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-8779