openSUSE Security Update : unzip (openSUSE-2016-1188)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 94063


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for unzip fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2015-7696: Specially crafted zip files with password protection could trigger a crash and lead to denial of service (bsc#950110)

- CVE-2015-7697: Specially crafted zip files could trigger an endless loop and lead to denial of service (bsc#950111)


Update the affected unzip packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 94063

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1188.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/10/14

Modified: 2016/10/14

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:unzip, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:unzip-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:unzip-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:unzip-rcc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:unzip-rcc-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:unzip-rcc-debugsource, 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: 2016/10/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-7696, CVE-2015-7697