openSUSE Security Update : bouncycastle (openSUSE-2018-776)

High Nessus Plugin ID 111428

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for bouncycastle fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2018-1000613: Fix use of Externally-Controlled Input to Select Classes or Code ('Unsafe Reflection') (boo#1100694).

- CVE-2017-13098: Fix against Bleichenbacher oracle when not using the lightweight APIs (boo#1072697).

Solution

Update the affected bouncycastle packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1072697

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1100694

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 111428

File Name: openSUSE-2018-776.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/07/30

Modified: 2018/09/12

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-13098, CVE-2018-1000613