SuSE 11 Security Update : curl (SAT Patch Number 1173)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update of libcurl2 fixes the 0-character handling in the subject
name of a SSL certificate. This bug could be used to execute an
undetected man-in-the-middle-attack. (CVE-2009-2417)

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 1173.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41379 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2417

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