openSUSE Security Update : file (openSUSE-SU-2014:1516-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 79616

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

file was updated to fix one security issue.

This security issue was fixed :

- Out-of-bounds read in elf note headers (CVE-2014-3710).

Solution

Update the affected file packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=902367

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-11/msg00113.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 79616

File Name: openSUSE-2014-723.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/28/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:file, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:file-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:file-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:file-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:file-magic, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmagic-data, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmagic1, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmagic1-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmagic1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libmagic1-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:python-magic, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.3, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 11/19/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3710