openSUSE Security Update : minicom (openSUSE-2017-947)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 102563


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for minicom fixes the following issue :

This security issue was fixed :

- CVE-2017-7467: Invalid cursor coordinates and scroll regions could lead to code execution (bsc#1033783).

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


Update the affected minicom packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 102563

File Name: openSUSE-2017-947.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/08/18

Modified: 2017/08/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:minicom, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:minicom-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:minicom-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:minicom-lang, 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: 2017/08/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7467