openSUSE Security Update : strongswan (strongswan-1050)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Two vulnerabilities in the strongswan ASN.1 parser (when handling
RDNs, UTCTIME and GENERALIZEDTIME strings) could lead to remote
crashes of the pluto daemon (CVE-2009-2185).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=515130

Solution :

Update the affected strongswan package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40138 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2185

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