openSUSE Security Update : fossil (openSUSE-2017-1081)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 103397


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for fossil to version fixes security issues and bugs.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- boo#1053267: XSS vulnerability on the /help webpage

The version update to version 2.3 also contains a number of upstream improvements and bug fixes.


Update the affected fossil packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 103397

File Name: openSUSE-2017-1081.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/09/22

Modified: 2017/09/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:fossil, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:fossil-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:fossil-debugsource, 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: 2017/09/21