openSUSE Security Update : libyaml (openSUSE-SU-2014:1625-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 79998


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This libyaml update fixes the following security issue :

- bnc#907809: assert failure when processing wrapped strings (CVE-2014-9130)


Update the affected libyaml packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 79998

File Name: openSUSE-2014-765.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/12/15

Modified: 2014/12/15

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/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, 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: 2014/12/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9130