openSUSE Security Update : jakarta-taglibs-standard (openSUSE-2015-658)

High Nessus Plugin ID 86393


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


jakarta-taglibs-standard was updated to fix one security issue.

This security issue was fixed :

- CVE-2015-0254: Apache Standard Taglibs before 1.2.3 allowed remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or conduct external XML entity (XXE) attacks via a crafted XSLT extension (bsc#920813).


Update the affected jakarta-taglibs-standard packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 86393

File Name: openSUSE-2015-658.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/10/15

Modified: 2017/01/27

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:jakarta-taglibs-standard, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:jakarta-taglibs-standard-javadoc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xalan-j2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xalan-j2-demo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xalan-j2-manual, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xalan-j2-xsltc, 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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/10/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0254