openSUSE Security Update : gnutls (gnutls-858)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of gnutls immproves the certificate validation process of
gnutls-cli, prior gnutls-cli allowed man-in-the-middle attacks (only
Gnus seems to use this tool).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=496385

Solution :

Update the affected gnutls packages.

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 39974 ()

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