openSUSE Security Update : p7zip (openSUSE-2016-673)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91484


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for p7zip fixes the following issues :

- add p7zip-9.20.1-CVE-2016-2335.patch to fix 7zip UDF CInArchive::ReadFileItem code execution vulnerability [boo#979823], [CVE-2016-2335]


Update the affected p7zip packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 91484

File Name: openSUSE-2016-673.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/06/06

Modified: 2016/10/18

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:p7zip, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:p7zip-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:p7zip-debugsource, 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: 2016/06/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2335

IAVA: 2016-A-0139