openSUSE Security Update : openslp (openSUSE-2016-1262)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 94531

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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for openslp fixes two security issues and two bugs.

The following vulnerabilities were fixed :

- CVE-2016-4912: A remote attacker could have crashed the server with a large number of packages (bsc#980722)

- CVE-2016-7567: A remote attacker could cause a memory corruption having unspecified impact (bsc#1001600)

The following bugfix changes are included :

- bsc#994989: Removed convenience code as changes bytes in the message buffer breaking the verification code

- bsc#974655: Removed no longer needed slpd init file

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

Solution

Update the affected openslp packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1001600

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=974655

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=980722

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=994989

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 94531

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1262.nasl

Version: 2.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 11/4/2016

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:novell:opensuse:42.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:openslp:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:openslp-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:openslp-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:openslp-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:openslp-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:openslp-server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:openslp-server-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:openslp-debuginfo-32bit:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/3/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-4912, CVE-2016-7567