openSUSE Security Update : file (openSUSE-SU-2012:0488-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 74598

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

specially crafted CDF files could crash the 'file' program

Solution

Update the affected file packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=753303

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-04/msg00028.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 74598

File Name: openSUSE-2012-221.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/13/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:file, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:file-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:file-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:file-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:file-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:file-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-magic, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 3/21/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/17/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1571