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Category:SuSE Local Security Checks
Title:SUSE: Security Advisory (SUSE-SU-2015:0439-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'glibc' package(s) announced via the SUSE-SU-2015:0439-1 advisory.
The remote host is missing an update for the 'glibc' package(s) announced via the SUSE-SU-2015:0439-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
glibc has ben updated to fix three security issues:

* CVE-2014-7817: wordexp failed to honour WRDE_NOCMD (bsc#906371)
* CVE-2013-7423: Fixed invalid file descriptor reuse while sending DNS
query (bsc#915526)
* CVE-2015-1472: Fixed buffer overflow in wscanf (bsc#916222)

These non-security issues have been fixed:

* Remove inaccurate assembler implementations of ceill, floorl,
nearbyintl, roundl, truncl for PowerPC64 (bsc#917072)
* Don't return IPv4 addresses when looking for IPv6 addresses only

Security Issues:

* CVE-2015-1472
* CVE-2013-7423
* CVE-2014-7817
* CVE-2014-9402

Affected Software/OS:
'glibc' package(s) on SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3

Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2013-7423
BugTraq ID: 72844
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2015:0863
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2016:1207
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2015:0351 (Google Search)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2014-7817
BugTraq ID: 71216
Debian Security Information: DSA-3142 (Google Search)
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2014:2023
XForce ISS Database: gnu-glibc-cve20147817-command-exec(98852)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2014-9402
BugTraq ID: 71670
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RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2018:0805
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2015-1472
BugTraq ID: 72428
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