SuSE9 Security Update : freeswan (YOU Patch Number 12445)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Two vulnerabilities in the freeswan ASN.1 parser (when handling RDNs,
UTCTIME and GENERALIZEDTIME strings) could lead to remote crashes of
the pluto daemon (CVE-2009-2185). This has been fixed.

See also :

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 12445.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41309 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2185

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