openSUSE Security Update : xtrabackup (openSUSE-2017-131)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 96712


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for xtrabackup fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-6225: xbcrypt encryption IV not being set properly (boo#1019858)


Update the affected xtrabackup packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 96712

File Name: openSUSE-2017-131.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/01/24

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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


Base Score: 5.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xtrabackup, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xtrabackup-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xtrabackup-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xtrabackup-test, 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: 2017/01/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6225