openSUSE Security Update : silc-toolkit (silc-toolkit-1280)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of slic-toolkit fixes stack-based overflow while encoding
a ASN.1 OID (CVE-2008-7159) and several format string bugs
(CVE-2009-3051, CVE-2008-7160). The probability to exploit this issues
to execute arbitrary code is high.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=535841

Solution :

Update the affected silc-toolkit 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: 41003 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-7159
CVE-2008-7160
CVE-2009-3051

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