openSUSE Security Update : bouncycastle (openSUSE-2018-794)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111544


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for bouncycastle fixes the following issues :

Security issue fixed :

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


Update the affected bouncycastle packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 111544

File Name: openSUSE-2018-794.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/08/06

Modified: 2018/08/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bouncycastle, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bouncycastle-javadoc, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1000613