openSUSE 10 Security Update : libopensc2 (libopensc2-5494)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a security issues with opensc that occurs during
initializing blank smart cards with Siemens CardOS M4. It allows to
set the PIN of the smart card without authorization. (CVE-2008-2235)

NOTE: Already initialized cards are still vulnerable after this
update. Please use the command-line tool pkcs15-tool with option
--test-update and --update when necessary.

Solution :

Update the affected libopensc2 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34073 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2235

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