openSUSE Security Update : libupnp (openSUSE-2017-650)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 100612
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update to libupnp 1.6.21 fixes the following security issues :

- various string handling issues (bsc#898167)

- CVE-2016-8863: out-of-bounds access (bsc#1006256)

- CVE-2016-6255: fix for file write via POST (bsc#989948)

Solution

Update the affected libupnp packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1006256

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=898167

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=989948

https://www.tenable.com/security/research/tra-2017-10

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 100612

File Name: openSUSE-2017-650.nasl

Version: 3.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/5/2017

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libupnp-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libupnp-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libupnp6, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libupnp6-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libupnp6-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libupnp6-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: 6/4/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6255, CVE-2016-8863