openSUSE Security Update : blktrace (openSUSE-2019-1224)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 124145
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for blktrace fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2018-10689: Prevent buffer overflow in the dev_map_read function because the device and devno arrays were too small (bsc#1091942)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected blktrace packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1091942

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 124145

File Name: openSUSE-2019-1224.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/18/2019

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:blktrace, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:blktrace-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:blktrace-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/17/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/3/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-10689