openSUSE Security Update : libupnp (openSUSE-SU-2013:0255-1)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 75214
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The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


- Update to version 1.6.18 (bnc#801061)

+ Security fix for CERT issue VU#922681 This patch addresses three possible buffer overflows in function unique_service_name(). The three issues have the folowing CVE numbers: CVE-2012-5958 Issue #2:
Stack-based buffer overflow of Tempbuf CVE-2012-5959 Issue #4: Stack-based buffer overflow of Event->UDN CVE-2012-5960 Issue #8: Stack-based buffer overflow of Event->UDN

+ Notice that the following issues have already been dealt by previous work: CVE-2012-5961 Issue #1: Stack-based buffer overflow of Evt->UDN CVE-2012-5962 Issue #3:
Stack-based buffer overflow of Evt->DeviceType CVE-2012-5963 Issue #5: Stack-based buffer overflow of Event->UDN CVE-2012-5964 Issue #6: Stack-based buffer overflow of Event->DeviceType CVE-2012-5965 Issue #7:
Stack-based buffer overflow of Event->DeviceType


Update the affected libupnp packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 75214

File Name: openSUSE-2013-90.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/13/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libupnp-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libupnp-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libupnp6, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libupnp6-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libupnp6-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libupnp6-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libupnp6-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.2

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: 1/30/2013

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Portable UPnP SDK unique_service_name() Remote Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-5958, CVE-2012-5959, CVE-2012-5960, CVE-2012-5961, CVE-2012-5962, CVE-2012-5963, CVE-2012-5964, CVE-2012-5965