SuSE9 Security Update : gnome-vfs2,gnome-vfs2-doc (YOU Patch Number 10010)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update fixes the following security problems :

- The VFS scripts contained in GNOME are vulnerable to
attacks on temporary files as well as command execution
via shell meta-characters. These bugs can be exploited
by accessing a malformated archive file. (CVE-2004-0494)

- Insufficient checks when processing CDDB queries could
lead to buffer and integer overflows. (CVE-2005-0706)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2004-0494.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2005-0706.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 10010.

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: 41069 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0494
CVE-2005-0706

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