openSUSE Security Update : freerdp (openSUSE-2016-1132)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 93758


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for freerdp fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2013-4118: Add a NULL pointer check to fix a server crash (boo#829013).

- CVE-2014-0791: The remaining length in the stream is checked before doing some malloc(), which could have lead to crashes. (boo#857491).


Update the affected freerdp packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 93758

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1132.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/09/28

Modified: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/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:freerdp, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:freerdp-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:freerdp-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:freerdp-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libfreerdp-1_0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libfreerdp-1_0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libfreerdp-1_0-plugins, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libfreerdp-1_0-plugins-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/09/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4118, CVE-2014-0791