openSUSE Security Update : lout (openSUSE-2020-1772)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 142097
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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for lout fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2019-19918: Fixed buffer overflow in srcnext() (boo#1159713).

- CVE-2019-19917: Fixed buffer overflow in StringQuotedWord() (boo#1159714).

Solution

Update the affected lout packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1159713

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1159714

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 142097

File Name: openSUSE-2020-1772.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/30/2020

Updated: 11/3/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:novell:opensuse:15.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:lout:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:lout-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:lout-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/29/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/20/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-19917, CVE-2019-19918