openSUSE Security Update : zeromq (openSUSE-2015-409)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 84106


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


zeromq was updated to fix one security issue and two non-security bugs.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- CVE-2014-9721: zeromq protocol downgrade attack on sockets using the ZMTP v3 protocol (boo#931978)

The following bugs were fixed :

- boo#912460: avoid curve test to hang for ppc ppc64 ppc64le architectures

- boo#907584: zeromq package could not be updated due to a file conflict, split tools into a separate subpackage


Update the affected zeromq packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 84106

File Name: openSUSE-2015-409.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/06/11

Modified: 2015/06/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libzmq4, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libzmq4-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:zeromq-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:zeromq-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:zeromq-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:zeromq-tools-debuginfo, 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: 2015/06/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9721