SuSE 10 Security Update : compat-curl2 (ZYPP Patch Number 6408)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

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) Additionally the
arbitrary file access problem was fixed. (CVE-2009-0037)

See also :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 6408.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41489 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0037

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