Fedora 10 : openswan-2.6.21-2.fc10 (2009-7423)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Mon Jul 6 2009 Avesh Agarwal <avagarwa at redhat.com> -

- Openswan ASN.1 parser vulnerability (CVE-2009-2185)

- Mon Mar 30 2009 Avesh Agarwal <avagarwa at redhat.com>
- 2.6.21-1

- new upstream release

- Fix for CVE-2009-0790 DPD crasher

- Fix remaining SADB_EXT_MAX -> K_SADB_EXT_MAX entries

- Fix ipsec setup --status not showing amount of tunnels
with netkey

- Wed Dec 17 2008 Avesh Agarwal <avagarwa at redhat.com>
- 2.6.19-1

- new upstream release

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :


Solution :

Update the affected openswan package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 39772 (fedora_2009-7423.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34296

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2185

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