openSUSE Security Update : coreutils (openSUSE-2015-381)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 83807


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


coreutils was updated to fix a bug in 'sort' :

Fixed memory handling error with case insensitive sort using UTF-8 (boo#928749).


Update the affected coreutils packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 83807

File Name: openSUSE-2015-381.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/05/26

Modified: 2015/05/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:coreutils, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:coreutils-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:coreutils-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:coreutils-lang, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:coreutils-testsuite, 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: 2015/05/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0221, CVE-2013-0222, CVE-2013-0223