openSUSE Security Update : libwsman-devel (libwsman-devel-157)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of openwsman fixes several security vulnerabilities found
by the SuSE Security-Team :

- remote buffer overflows while decoding the HTTP basic
authentication header (CVE-2008-2234)

- a possible SSL session replay attack affecting the
client (depending on the configuration) (CVE-2008-2233)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=373693

Solution :

Update the affected libwsman-devel packages.

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: 40053 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2233
CVE-2008-2234

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