openSUSE Security Update : pspp (openSUSE-2019-1189)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 124016

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for pspp fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2019-9211: Handle a reachable assertion in write_long_string_missing_values() in libdata.a that could have lead to denial of service. (boo#1127343).

- Remove excessive -n argument to %build, and excessive %defattr lines.

Solution

Update the affected pspp packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1127343

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 124016

File Name: openSUSE-2019-1189.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/04/12

Updated: 2019/04/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:pspp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:pspp-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:pspp-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:pspp-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2019/04/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/02/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-9211