openSUSE Security Update : varnish (openSUSE-SU-2013:1679-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75202


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes the following security issue with varnish :

- bnc#848451, CVE-2013-4484: fixed denial of service flaw in certain GET requests when using certain configurations in Varnish Cache handling


Update the affected varnish packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75202

File Name: openSUSE-2013-864.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libvarnishapi1, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libvarnishapi1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:varnish, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:varnish-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:varnish-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:varnish-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.3

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/11/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4484

BID: 63451

OSVDB: 99196