openSUSE Security Update : spice (openSUSE-2015-657)

High Nessus Plugin ID 86392


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Spice was updated to fix four security issues.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- CVE-2015-3247: heap corruption in the spice server (bsc#944460)

- CVE-2015-5261: Guest could have accessed host memory using crafted images (bsc#948976)

- CVE-2015-5260: Insufficient validation of surface_id parameter could have caused a crash (bsc#944460)

- CVE-2013-4282: Buffer overflow in password handling (bsc#848279)


Update the affected spice packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 86392

File Name: openSUSE-2015-657.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/10/15

Modified: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

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


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libspice-server-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libspice-server1, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libspice-server1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:spice-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:spice-client-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:spice-debugsource, 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: 2015/10/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4282, CVE-2015-3247, CVE-2015-5260, CVE-2015-5261