openSUSE Security Update : libssh (openSUSE-SU-2015:0017-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 80438


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixed the following security issue :

- Fix CVE-2014-8132: Double free on dangling pointers in initial key exchange packet; (bsc#910790).


Update the affected libssh packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 80438

File Name: openSUSE-2015-7.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/9/2015

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


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:libssh-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libssh-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libssh4, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libssh4-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libssh4-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libssh4-debuginfo-32bit, 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: 12/23/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8132