openSUSE Security Update : libquicktime (openSUSE-2017-288)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 97368


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for libquicktime fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2016-2399: A Integer overflow in the quicktime_read_pascal function in libquicktime allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have other unspecified impact via a crafted hdlr MP4 atom [boo#1022805]


Update the affected libquicktime packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 97368

File Name: openSUSE-2017-288.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/02/24

Modified: 2017/02/24

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:libquicktime-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libquicktime-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libquicktime-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libquicktime-tools-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libquicktime0, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libquicktime0-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libquicktime0-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libquicktime0-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: 2017/02/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-2399