openSUSE Security Update : openslp (openSUSE-2018-725)

High Nessus Plugin ID 111096


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


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)

- Prevent out of bounds reads in message parsing

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


Update the affected openslp packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111096

File Name: openSUSE-2018-725.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/07/16

Updated: 2018/09/04

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:opensuse:openslp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openslp-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openslp-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openslp-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openslp-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openslp-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openslp-server, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openslp-server-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-17833