openSUSE 10 Security Update : gzip (gzip-2084)

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 several security problems that can be exploited to
compromise the system in conjunction with other programs while
processing malformated archive files.
(CVE-2006-4334,CVE-2006-4335,CVE-2006-4336,CVE-2006-4337,CVE

-2006-4338)

Solution :

Update the affected gzip package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27261 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4334
CVE-2006-4335
CVE-2006-4336
CVE-2006-4337

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