SUSE SLES11 Security Update : openslp (SUSE-SU-2018:1916-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 110972

Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

This update for openslp fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-17833: Prevent heap-related memory corruption
issue which may have manifested itself as a
denial-of-service or a remote code-execution
vulnerability (bsc#1090638).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

Solution

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended
installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t
patch sdksp4-openslp-13690=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
slessp4-openslp-13690=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3-LTSS:zypper in -t patch
slessp3-openslp-13690=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SECURITY:zypper in -t patch
secsp3-openslp-13690=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Sale 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch
sleposp3-openslp-13690=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch
dbgsp4-openslp-13690=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3:zypper in -t patch
dbgsp3-openslp-13690=1

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1090638

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-17833/

http://www.nessus.org/u?305bd7cd

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 110972

File Name: suse_SU-2018-1916-1.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/07/10

Modified: 2018/12/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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:suse_linux:openslp, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:openslp-server, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-17833