openSUSE Security Update : sudo (openSUSE-2015-703)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 86738


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


sudo was updated to fix one security issue.

This security issue was fixed :

- CVE-2014-9680: Unsafe handling of TZ environment variable (bsc#917806).


Update the affected sudo packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 86738

File Name: openSUSE-2015-703.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/11/05

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.1

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


Base Score: 3.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:sudo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:sudo-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:sudo-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:sudo-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:sudo-test, 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: 2015/10/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9680