openSUSE Security Update : libheimdal (openSUSE-2017-1364)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 105244


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for libheimdal fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-17439: Remote unauthenticated attackers may have crashed the KDC (boo#1071675)


Update the affected libheimdal packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 105244

File Name: openSUSE-2017-1364.nasl

Version: Revision: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/12/14

Updated: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libheimdal, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libheimdal-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libheimdal-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libheimdal-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Patch Publication Date: 2017/12/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-17439