openSUSE Security Update : libyaml (openSUSE-SU-2014:0381-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75296


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


libyaml was updated to fix a regression introduced by the previous security patch for CVE-2013-6393.


Update the affected libyaml packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75296

File Name: openSUSE-2014-215.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: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libyaml-0-2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libyaml-0-2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libyaml-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libyaml-devel, 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, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2014/03/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6393