openSUSE Security Update : netatalk (netatalk-510)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of netatalk adds a filter for characters of user-supplied
data to papd. Prior to this update it was possible to execute
arbitrary shell commands remotely. (CVE-2008-5718)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=463575

Solution :

Update the affected netatalk packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40079 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5718

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