openSUSE Security Update : nghttp2 (openSUSE-2020-379)

High Nessus Plugin ID 134934


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for nghttp2 fixes the following issues :

nghttp2 was update to version 1.40.0 (bsc#1166481)

- lib: Add nghttp2_check_authority as public API

- lib: Fix the bug that stream is closed with wrong error code

- lib: Faster huffman encoding and decoding

- build: Avoid filename collision of static and dynamic lib

- build: Add new flag ENABLE_STATIC_CRT for Windows

- build: cmake: Support building nghttpx with systemd

- third-party: Update neverbleed to fix memory leak

- nghttpx: Fix bug that mruby is incorrectly shared between backends

- nghttpx: Reconnect h1 backend if it lost connection before sending headers

- nghttpx: Returns 408 if backend timed out before sending headers

- nghttpx: Fix request stal

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


Update the affected nghttp2 packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 134934

File Name: openSUSE-2020-379.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2020/03/26

Updated: 2020/03/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libnghttp2-14, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libnghttp2-14-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libnghttp2-14-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libnghttp2-14-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libnghttp2-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libnghttp2_asio-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libnghttp2_asio1, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libnghttp2_asio1-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libnghttp2_asio1-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libnghttp2_asio1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nghttp2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nghttp2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nghttp2-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nghttp2-python-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-nghttp2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-nghttp2-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: 2020/03/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/12/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-18802