openSUSE 10 Security Update : gnutls (gnutls-5844)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

gnutls did not properly verify x509 certificate chains. An attacker
could exploit that to trick client programs into trusting servers that
would normally get rejected (CVE-2008-4989).

Solution :

Update the affected gnutls packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35080 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4989

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