openSUSE Security Update : kernel-firmware (openSUSE-2019-275)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 122579

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for kernel-firmware fixes the following issues: Security issue fixed :

- CVE-2018-5383: Fixed an implementation issue in Bluetooth where the eliptic curve parameters were not sufficiently validated during Diffie-Hellman key exchange (bsc#1104301). This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected kernel-firmware packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1104301

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 122579

File Name: openSUSE-2019-275.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/03/04

Updated: 2019/03/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kernel-firmware, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ucode-amd, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2019/03/01

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/08/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5383