openSUSE Security Update : rust (openSUSE-2018-1279)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118449


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for rust fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2018-1000622: rustdoc loads plugins from world-writable directory allowing for arbitrary code execution This patch consists of requiring `--plugin-path` to be passed whenever `--plugin` is passed Note that rustdoc plugins will be removed entirely on 1.28.0 (bsc#1100691).

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


Update the affected rust packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118449

File Name: openSUSE-2018-1279.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/10/26

Updated: 2018/10/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rust, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rust-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rust-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rust-gdb, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rust-src, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rust-std, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:rust-std-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: 2018/10/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-1000622