openSUSE Security Update : bzrtp (openSUSE-2017-193)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 96944


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for bzrtp fixes one security issue.

The following vulnerability was fixed :

- CVE-2016-6271: missing HVI check on DHPart2 packet reception may have allowed man-in-the-middle attackers to conduct spoofing attacks boo#1020844)


Update the affected bzrtp packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 96944

File Name: openSUSE-2017-193.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/02/02

Modified: 2017/02/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bzrtp-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:bzrtp-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libbzrtp0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libbzrtp0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libbzrtp0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libbzrtp0-debuginfo-32bit, 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: 2017/02/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-6271