SuSE 10 Security Update : libxslt (ZYPP Patch Number 5457)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A heap overflow in the RC4 cryptographic routines in libxslt was fixed
which could be used by attackers to potentially execute code.
(CVE-2008-2935)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-2935.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 5457.

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: 34076 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2935

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