openSUSE Security Update : libICE (openSUSE-2017-784)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 101281


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for libICE fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-2626: Creation of the ICE auth session cookies used insufficient randomness, making these cookies predictable. A more random generation method has been implemented. (boo#1025068)


Update the affected libICE packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 101281

File Name: openSUSE-2017-784.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/07/07

Modified: 2017/07/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libICE-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libICE-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libICE-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libICE6, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libICE6-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libICE6-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libICE6-debuginfo-32bit, 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: 2017/07/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-2626