SuSE 10 Security Update : Perl (ZYPP Patch Number 5444)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Specially crafted regular expressions could crash perl.
(CVE-2008-1927)

Additionally problem in the CGI module was fixed that could result in
an endless loop if uploads were cancelled.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-1927.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 5444.

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: 34041 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1927

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