SuSE 10 Security Update : man (ZYPP Patch Number 3101)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

A heap-based buffer overflow in the 'man' command could potentially be
exploited by users to run code as root. (CVE-2006-4250)

See also :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 3101.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29520 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4250

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