openSUSE 15 Security Update : slirp4netns (openSUSE-SU-2022:0943-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 159219

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Synopsis

The remote SUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

The remote SUSE Linux SUSE15 host has a package installed that is affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the openSUSE-SU-2022:0943-1 advisory.

- slirp.c in libslirp through 4.3.1 has a buffer over-read because it tries to read a certain amount of header data even if that exceeds the total packet length. (CVE-2020-29130)

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

Solution

Update the affected slirp4netns package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1179467

http://www.nessus.org/u?b8674e35

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2020-29130

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 159219

File Name: openSUSE-2022-0943-1.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/25/2022

Updated: 3/25/2022

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 1.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-29130

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:slirp4netns, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.3

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: 3/24/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/26/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-29130