openSUSE Security Update : strongswan (strongswan-965)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes two denial of service bugs that can lead to a remote
pre-auth crash while processing a IKE_SA_INIT or a IKE_AUTH request.
CVE-2009-1957 and CVE-2009-1958 have been assigned to this issue.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=507742

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: 40312 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1957
CVE-2009-1958

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