SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : bluez (SUSE-SU-2019:1339-1)

high Nessus Plugin ID 125459



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


This update for bluez fixes the following issues :

Security vulnerability addressed :

CVE-2016-9797: Fixed a buffer over-read in l2cap_dump() (bsc#1013708).

CVE-2016-9798: Fixed a use-after-free in conf_opt() (bsc#1013712).

CVE-2016-9917: Fixed a heap-based buffer overflow in read_n() (bsc#1015171).

CVE-2016-9802: Fixed a buffer over-read in l2cap_packet() (bsc#1013893).

CVE-2016-9918: Fixed an out-of-bounds stack read in packet_hexdump(), which could be triggered by processing a corrupted dump file and will result in a crash of the hcidump tool (bsc#1015173)

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 Workstation Extension 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP4-2019-1339=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP3-2019-1339=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP4-2019-1339=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2019-1339=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP4-2019-1339=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2019-1339=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP4:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP4-2019-1339=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP3:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2019-1339=1

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 125459

File Name: suse_SU-2019-1339-1.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/28/2019

Updated: 1/15/2020

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/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-cups, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:bluez-cups-debuginfo, 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: 5/24/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/3/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-9797, CVE-2016-9798, CVE-2016-9802, CVE-2016-9917, CVE-2016-9918