openSUSE Security Update : xdelta3 (openSUSE-2016-248)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 88923


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for xdelta3 fixes the following security issue :

- CVE-2014-9765: Fixed buffer overflow in main_get_appheader. (boo#965791)


Update the affected xdelta3 package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 88923

File Name: openSUSE-2016-248.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/02/24

Modified: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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


Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xdelta3, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/02/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9765