openSUSE Security Update : file-roller (openSUSE-2016-1097)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 93599


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for file-roller fixes the following issue :

- CVE-2016-7162: Do not follow symlinks when deleting a folder recursively. (boo#997822, bgo#698554)


Update the affected file-roller packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 93599

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1097.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/09/20

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:P/A:N


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:file-roller, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:file-roller-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:file-roller-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:file-roller-lang, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nautilus-file-roller, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:nautilus-file-roller-debuginfo, 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: 2016/09/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7162