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 :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=527875

Solution :

Update the affected memcached package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40546 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1255
CVE-2009-1494
CVE-2009-2415

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