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: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/10/25

Modified: 2018/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

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