openSUSE Security Update : slf4j (openSUSE-2018-601)

High Nessus Plugin ID 110440

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VPR Score: 6.7


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for slf4j fixes the following security issue :

- CVE-2018-8088: Remote attackers could have bypassed intended access restrictions via crafted data. Disallow EventData deserialization by default from now on (bsc#1085970).


Update the affected slf4j packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 110440

File Name: openSUSE-2018-601.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/06/11

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

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:slf4j, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slf4j-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slf4j-manual, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-8088