openSUSE Security Update : fontconfig (openSUSE-2016-1070)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 93433


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for fontconfig fixes the following issues :

- security update :

- CVE-2016-5384: Possible double free due to insufficiently validated cache files [bsc#992534]

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.


Update the affected fontconfig packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 93433

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1070.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/09/12

Modified: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.6

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


Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:fontconfig, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:fontconfig-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:fontconfig-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:fontconfig-debuginfo-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:fontconfig-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:fontconfig-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:fontconfig-devel-32bit, 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: 2016/09/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5384