openSUSE Security Update : jgraphx (openSUSE-2018-228)

High Nessus Plugin ID 107183


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for jgraphx fixes the following issues :

Security issue fixed :

- CVE-2017-18197: Fixed missing flags in SAXParserFactory instance in convert() to prevent XML External Entity (XXE) attacks (boo#1083413).


Update the affected jgraphx package.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 107183

File Name: openSUSE-2018-228.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/03/07

Modified: 2018/03/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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


Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:jgraphx, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2018/03/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-18197