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

medium Nessus Plugin ID 122579

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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: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/4/2019

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.2

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:novell:opensuse:42.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:kernel-firmware:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:ucode-amd:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/1/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/7/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5383