SuSE 10 Security Update : ethereal (ZYPP Patch Number 6443)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Flaws in the AFS dissector allowed attackers to crash ethereal via
specially crafted network traffic. (CVE-2009-2562)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-2562.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 6443.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41507 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2562

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