openSUSE 10 Security Update : avahi (avahi-1399)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A local exploitable buffer overflow has been found in avahi. The
impact is low since avahi is running in a chroot environment.

Solution :

Update the affected avahi package.

Risk factor :


Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27159 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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