openSUSE Security Update : nasm (openSUSE-2017-901)

High Nessus Plugin ID 102337


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for nasm fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2017-10686: Multiple heap use after free vulnerabilities. (bsc#1047936)

- CVE-2017-11111: Heap-based buffer overflow and application crash. (bsc#1047925)

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


Update the affected nasm packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 102337

File Name: openSUSE-2017-901.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/08/10

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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


Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nasm, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nasm-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nasm-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/08/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-10686, CVE-2017-11111