openSUSE Security Update : ppp (openSUSE-2015-827)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 87088
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for Plugins has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. Plugins that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back to CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


The ppp package was updated to fix one security issue.

- CVE-2015-3310: Fixed buffer overflow in radius plug-ins rc_mksid() (bnc#927841).


Update the affected ppp packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 87088

File Name: openSUSE-2015-827.nasl

Version: 2.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/30/2015

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ppp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ppp-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ppp-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ppp-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 11/27/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3310