openSUSE Security Update : uvcvideo-kmp-bigsmp (uvcvideo-kmp-bigsmp-148)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The kernel driver uvcvideo was vulnerable to a buffer overflow in
format descriptor parsing. (CVE-2008-3496)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=415702

Solution :

Update the affected uvcvideo-kmp-bigsmp packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40145 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3496

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