openSUSE Security Update : tigervnc (openSUSE-2017-243)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 97115


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for tigervnc fixes the following issues :

This security issue was fixed :

- CVE-2016-10207: Prevent crash caused by failed TLS connection (bnc#1023012)

This non-security issue was fixed :

- Fix random client disconnections (boo#1022432)


Update the affected tigervnc packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 97115

File Name: openSUSE-2017-243.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/02/13

Modified: 2017/03/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXvnc-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXvnc1, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXvnc1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tigervnc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tigervnc-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tigervnc-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-Xvnc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-Xvnc-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: 2017/02/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-10207