GLSA-201606-05 : spice: Multiple vulnerabilities

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 91638


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201606-05 (spice: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in spice, please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code. Additionally, a local attacker could cause a Denial of Service.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All spice users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-emulation/spice-0.12.7-r1'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 91638

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201606-05.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/06/17

Modified: 2016/10/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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


Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:spice, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2016/06/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5260, CVE-2015-5261, CVE-2016-0749, CVE-2016-2150

GLSA: 201606-05