openSUSE 10 Security Update : xdg-utils (xdg-utils-4983)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

xdg-open and xdg-email didn't properly check their arguments.
Therefore e.g. URLs passed to those programs could contain shell code
that got executed (CVE-2008-0386).

Solution :

Update the affected xdg-utils package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31115 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0386

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