RHEL 6 : spice-gtk (RHSA-2020:0471)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 133640
SynopsisThe remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionAn update for spice-gtk is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Moderate. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.
The spice-gtk packages provide a GIMP Toolkit (GTK+) widget for Simple Protocol for Independent Computing Environments (SPICE) clients. Both Virtual Machine Manager and Virtual Machine Viewer can make use of this widget to access virtual machines using the SPICE protocol.
Security Fix(es) :
* spice-client: Insufficient encoding checks for LZ can cause different integer/buffer overflows (CVE-2018-10893)
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.