openSUSE Security Update : python-logilab-common (openSUSE-SU-2014:0306-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75271


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


The Python logilab-common module was updated to fix several temporary file problems, one in the PDF generator (CVE-2014-1838) and one in the shellutils helper (CVE-2014-1839).


Update the affected python-logilab-common package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75271

File Name: openSUSE-2014-175.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: 4.4

Temporal Score: 3.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-logilab-common, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python3-logilab-common, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.3, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/02/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1838, CVE-2014-1839

BID: 65253