openSUSE 10 Security Update : silc-toolkit (silc-toolkit-5094)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of silc-toolkit fixes a stack-based buffer overflow in the
silc_fingerprint() function which can possibly exploited to execute
arbitrary code remotely. (CVE-2008-1227)

Solution :

Update the affected silc-toolkit packages.

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: 31458 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1227

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