openSUSE 10 Security Update : avahi (avahi-2982)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a remote denial of service problem in avahi, where
attackers could cause an endless loop. (CVE-2006-6870)

Solution :

Update the affected avahi packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27161 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-6870

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