openSUSE 15 Security Update : libaom (openSUSE-SU-2021:1254-1)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 153394



The remote SUSE host is missing a security update.


The remote SUSE Linux SUSE15 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the openSUSE-SU-2021:1254-1 advisory.

- aom_dsp/noise_model.c in libaom in AOMedia before 2021-03-24 has a buffer overflow. (CVE-2021-30475)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the affected aom-tools, libaom-devel, libaom0 and / or libaom0-32bit packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 153394

File Name: openSUSE-2021-1254.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/15/2021

Updated: 9/15/2021

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

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 Score Source: CVE-2021-30475


Risk Factor: Critical

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:aom-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libaom-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libaom0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libaom0-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.2

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: 9/14/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/4/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-30475