SuSE9 Security Update : w3m (YOU Patch Number 11376)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A format string problem in w3m -dump / -backend mode could be used by
a malicious server to crash w3m or execute code. (CVE-2006-6772)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-6772.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 11376.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41111 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-6772

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