openSUSE Security Update : matrix-synapse (openSUSE-2018-654)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110633

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for matrix-synapse fixes the following security issue :

- CVE-2018-12291: visibility rules were not applied correctly in the get_missing_events federation API (boo#1096833)

Solution

Update the affected matrix-synapse packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1096833

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110633

File Name: openSUSE-2018-654.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/06/21

Modified: 2018/09/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python2-matrix-synapse, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-matrix-synapse, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/06/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-12291