openSUSE Security Update : openvpn (openSUSE-2018-705)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110961


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for openvpn fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2018-9336: Fix potential double-free() in
Interactive Service could lead to denial of service

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15:Update update project.


Update the affected openvpn packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 110961

File Name: openSUSE-2018-705.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/07/09

Modified: 2018/09/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.6

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openvpn, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openvpn-auth-pam-plugin, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openvpn-auth-pam-plugin-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openvpn-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openvpn-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openvpn-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openvpn-down-root-plugin, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openvpn-down-root-plugin-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-9336