openSUSE Security Update : eog (openSUSE-2016-1053)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 93337


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for eog fixes the following issues :

- Update to version 3.16.5 (boo#994819, CVE-2016-6855) :

+ Bug fixes :

- bgo#770143: CVE-2016-6855 out-of-bounds write in eog 3.10.2.

- bgo#770197: eog leaks error message if loading an SVG fails.


Update the affected eog packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 93337

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1053.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/09/06

Modified: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:eog, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:eog-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:eog-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:eog-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:eog-lang, 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, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2016/09/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6855