openSUSE 10 Security Update : jhead (jhead-5899)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of jhead fixes several security problems :

- CVE-2008-4575: buffer overflow in DoCommand()

- CVE-2008-4639: local symlink attack

- CVE-2008-4640: DoCommand() allowed deletion of arbitrary

- CVE-2008-4641: execution of arbitrary shell commands in

Solution :

Update the affected jhead package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35331 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4575

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