openSUSE 10 Security Update : libsoup (libsoup-2503)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a bug in the HTTP header parsing code. Applications
using this library maybe vulnerable to a remote denial-of-service
attack. (CVE-2006-5876)

Solution :

Update the affected libsoup packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27333 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-5876

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