SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 / openSUSE 15 Security Update : apache-commons-configuration2 (SUSE-SU-2024:1365-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 193723



The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.


The remote SUSE Linux SLED15 / SLED_SAP15 / SLES15 / SLES_SAP15 / openSUSE 15 host has packages installed that are affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the SUSE-SU-2024:1365-1 advisory.

- Out-of-bounds Write vulnerability in Apache Commons Configuration.This issue affects Apache Commons Configuration: from 2.0 before 2.10.1. Users are recommended to upgrade to version 2.10.1, which fixes the issue. (CVE-2024-29131, CVE-2024-29133)

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


Update the affected apache-commons-configuration2 and / or apache-commons-configuration2-javadoc packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 193723

File Name: suse_SU-2024-1365-1.nasl

Version: 1.0

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/23/2024

Updated: 4/23/2024

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

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.3


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2024-29133


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.4

Temporal Score: 3.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:apache-commons-configuration2, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:15

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/22/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/21/2024

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2024-29131, CVE-2024-29133

SuSE: SUSE-SU-2024:1365-1