openSUSE Security Update : virtualbox (virtualbox-513)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Insufficient checks on temporary files could allow users to trick
others into overwriting arbitrary files (CVE-2008-5256).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=412658
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=448240

Solution :

Update the affected virtualbox packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40149 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5256

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