openSUSE Security Update : vinagre (vinagre-402)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A format string problem in vinagre potentially allowed malicious VNC
servers to have a vinagre client that connects to the server execute
arbitrary code. (CVE-2008-5660)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=457895

Solution :

Update the affected vinagre package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40318 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5660

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