openSUSE Security Update : spice (openSUSE-2017-1110)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 103590


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for spice fixes the following security issues :

- CVE-2017-7506: Fixed an out-of-bounds memory access when processing specially crafted messages from authenticated attacker to the spice server resulting into crash and/or server memory leak (bsc#1046779).

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


Update the affected spice packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 103590

File Name: openSUSE-2017-1110.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/10/02

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.5

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


Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libspice-server-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libspice-server1, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libspice-server1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:spice-debugsource, 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: 2017/09/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7506