SuSE 10 Security Update : boost (ZYPP Patch Number 4978)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Certain regular expressions could cause the boost library to crash.
(CVE-2008-0171 / CVE-2008-0172)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-0171.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-0172.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 4978.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31452 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0171
CVE-2008-0172

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