openSUSE Security Update : memcached (memcached-1165)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of memcached fixes a signedness problem which may lead to
a buffer too small to hold all data received from the network, this
may allow arbitrary remote code execution. (CVE-2009-2415)
Additionally an information leak was fixed (CVE-2009-1494,
CVE-2009-1255 )

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected memcached package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40545 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1255

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