openSUSE Security Update : udisks2 (openSUSE-2018-1247)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118383


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for udisks2 fixes the following issues :

Following security issues was fixed :

- CVE-2018-17336: A format string vulnerability in udisks_log (bsc#1109406)

Following non-security issues were fixed :

- strip trailing newline from sysfs raid level information (bsc#1091274)

- Fix watcher error for non-redundant raid devices.

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


Update the affected udisks2 packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118383

File Name: openSUSE-2018-1247.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/10/25

Updated: 2018/11/28

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:libudisks2-0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libudisks2-0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:typelib-1_0-UDisks-2_0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:udisks2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:udisks2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:udisks2-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:udisks2-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:udisks2-lang, 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: 2018/10/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-17336