openSUSE Security Update : obs-service-source_validator (openSUSE-2016-759)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 91793


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


obs-service-source_validator was updated to fix one security issue.

This security issue was fixed :

- CVE-2016-4007: Several maintained source services are vulnerable to code/paramter injection (bsc#967265).

This non-security issue was fixed :

- bsc#967610: Several occurrences of uninitialized value.


Update the affected obs-service-source_validator package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 91793

File Name: openSUSE-2016-759.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/06/24

Modified: 2016/10/13

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:novell:opensuse:obs-service-source_validator, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/06/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-4007