openSUSE Security Update : cronic (openSUSE-2016-832)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91952


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


cronic was updated to fix one security issue.

This security issue was fixed :

- CVE-2016-3992: Predictable temporary files (bsc#974845).


Update the affected cronic package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 91952

File Name: openSUSE-2016-832.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/07/06

Modified: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.9

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


Base Score: 6.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cronic, 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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/07/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3992