SuSE 11 Security Update : Evolution (SAT Patch Number 778)

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 :

camel's NTLM SASL authentication mechanism as used by evolution did
not properly validate server's challenge packets. (CVE-2009-0582)

This update also includes the following non-security fixes :

- Fixes a critical crasher in mailer component.

- Fixes creation of recurrence monthly items in GroupWise.

- Includes fixes for some usability issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=419303
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=475541
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=477697
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=479908
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=480091
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=484213
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-0582.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 778.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41386 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0582

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