Scientific Linux Security Update : spice-server on SL6.x x86_64

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118853


The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Security Fix(es) :

- spice: Possible buffer overflow via invalid monitor configurations (CVE-2017-7506)


Update the affected spice-server, spice-server-debuginfo and / or spice-server-devel packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118853

File Name: sl_20181108_spice_server_on_SL6_x.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/11/09

Updated: 2018/12/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/o:fermilab:scientific_linux

Patch Publication Date: 2018/11/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7506