openSUSE Security Update : json-c (openSUSE-SU-2014:0558-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75330


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This json-c update fixes the following two security issue :

- bnc#870147: Fixed buffer overflow if size_t is larger than int (CVE-2013-6370).

- bnc#870147: Fixed possible hash collision DoS (CVE-2013-6371).


Update the affected json-c packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75330

File Name: openSUSE-2014-317.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:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:json-c-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libjson-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libjson0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libjson0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libjson0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libjson0-debuginfo-32bit, 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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/04/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6370, CVE-2013-6371

BID: 66715, 66720