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

High 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: High

ID: 102563

File Name: openSUSE-2017-947.nasl

Version: 3.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/08/18

Modified: 2018/09/12

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: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