SUSE SLES12 Security Update : bluez (SUSE-SU-2019:0510-1) (BlueBorne)

high Nessus Plugin ID 122530



The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.


This update for bluez fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

CVE-2016-7837: Fixed possible buffer overflow, make sure we don't write past the end of the array.(bsc#1026652)

CVE-2016-9800: Fix hcidump memory leak in pin_code_reply_dump() (bsc#1013721).

CVE-2016-9801: Fixed a buffer overflow in set_ext_ctrl function (bsc#1013732)

CVE-2016-9804: Fix hcidump buffer overflow in commands_dump() (bsc#1013877).

CVE-2016-9918: Fixed an out-of-bounds read in packet_hexdump() (bsc#1015173)

CVE-2017-1000250: Fixed a information leak in SDP (part of the recently published BlueBorne vulnerabilities) (bsc#1057342)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.

Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SAP-12-SP1-2019-510=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1-LTSS:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2019-510=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-LTSS:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-2019-510=1

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 122530

File Name: suse_SU-2019-0510-1.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/1/2019

Updated: 2/7/2020

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Azure, Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.6

Temporal Score: 3.4

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2016-7837


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:bluez, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:bluez-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:bluez-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libbluetooth3, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:libbluetooth3-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/28/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/3/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7837, CVE-2016-9800, CVE-2016-9801, CVE-2016-9804, CVE-2016-9918, CVE-2017-1000250