openSUSE Security Update : libXpm (openSUSE-2017-292)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 97370

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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for libXpm fixes the following issues :

- A heap overflow in XPM handling could be used by attackers supplying XPM files to crash or potentially execute code. (bsc#1021315)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected libXpm packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1021315

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 97370

File Name: openSUSE-2017-292.nasl

Version: 3.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/24/2017

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXpm-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXpm-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXpm-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXpm-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXpm-tools-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXpm4, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXpm4-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXpm4-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXpm4-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: 2/23/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-10164