openSUSE Security Update : libzypp / zypper (openSUSE-2017-1009)

High Nessus Plugin ID 102965


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


The Software Update Stack was updated to receive fixes and enhancements.

libzypp :

- Adapt to work with GnuPG 2.1.23. (bsc#1054088)

- Support signing with subkeys. (bsc#1008325)

- Enhance sort order for media.1/products. (bsc#1054671)

zypper :

- Also show a gpg key's subkeys. (bsc#1008325)

- Improve signature check callback messages. (bsc#1045735)

- Add options to tune the GPG check settings.

- Adapt download callback to report and handle unsigned packages. (bsc#1038984, CVE-2017-7436)

- Report missing/optional files as 'not found' rather than 'error'. (bsc#1047785)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP3:Update update project.


Update the affected libzypp / zypper packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 102965

File Name: openSUSE-2017-1009.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/09/06

Modified: 2017/09/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libzypp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libzypp-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libzypp-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libzypp-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:zypper, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:zypper-aptitude, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:zypper-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:zypper-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:zypper-log, 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: 2017/09/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7436