openSUSE Security Update : strongswan (strongswan-255)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of strongswan fixes a denial of service problem that
occurs while parsing a IKE_SA_INIT message dursing key exchange. This
allows an remote attacker to crash the daemon. (CVE-2008-4551)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected strongswan package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40135 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4551

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