openSUSE Security Update : xmltooling (openSUSE-2018-65)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 106224


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for xmltooling fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2018-0486: Fixed a security bug when xmltooling mishandles digital signatures of user attribute data, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information or conduct impersonation attacks via a crafted DTD (bsc#1075975)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP1:Update update project.


Update the affected xmltooling packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 106224

File Name: openSUSE-2018-65.nasl

Version: Revision: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/01/22

Modified: 2018/02/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

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


Base Score: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxmltooling-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxmltooling6, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxmltooling6-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xmltooling-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xmltooling-schemas, 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: 2018/01/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-0486