openSUSE Security Update : tcpreplay (openSUSE-2017-390)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99022


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for tcpreplay fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-6429: Buffer overflow in Tcpcapinfo utility triggered by a too large packet (boo#1028234)


Update the affected tcpreplay packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 99022

File Name: openSUSE-2017-390.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/03/28

Modified: 2017/03/28

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:tcpreplay, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tcpreplay-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tcpreplay-debugsource, 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: 2017/03/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-6429