openSUSE Security Update : ark (openSUSE-2017-92)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 96556


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for ark fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-5330: ark could run executable scripts when clicking on them (boo#1018648)


Update the affected ark packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 96556

File Name: openSUSE-2017-92.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/01/17

Modified: 2018/01/26

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: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ark, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ark-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ark-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libkerfuffle15, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libkerfuffle15-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libkerfuffle16, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libkerfuffle16-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/01/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-5330