openSUSE Security Update : bluez (openSUSE-2019-1476)

high Nessus Plugin ID 125618



The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for bluez fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- 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).

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


Update the affected bluez packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 125618

File Name: openSUSE-2019-1476.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/31/2019

Updated: 9/23/2020

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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


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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bluez, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bluez-auto-enable-devices, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bluez-cups, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bluez-cups-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bluez-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bluez-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bluez-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bluez-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bluez-test, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bluez-test-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libbluetooth3, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libbluetooth3-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libbluetooth3-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libbluetooth3-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.1

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: 5/30/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/3/2016

Reference Information

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