openSUSE Security Update : cyrus-sasl (cyrus-sasl-880)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of cyrus-sasl improves the output of function
sasl_encode64() by appending a 0 for string termination. The impact
depends on the application that uses sasl_encode64(). (CVE-2009-0688)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=499104

Solution :

Update the affected cyrus-sasl packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40209 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0688

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