SuSE 10 Security Update : Bluetooth utilities (ZYPP Patch Number 5437)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Missing length checks in bluez-libs could cause a buffer overflow in
Bluetooth applications. Malicious bluetooth devices could potentially
exploit that to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2008-2374)

Note: The source code of each application that uses vulnerable
functions of bluez-libs needs to be adapted to actually fix the
problem.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-2374.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 5437.

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: 34276 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2374

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now