SuSE 10 Security Update : libsoup (ZYPP Patch Number 6223)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Large strings could lead to a heap overflow in the base64 encoding and
decoding functions. Attackers could potentially exploit that to
execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2009-0585)

See also :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 6223.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41551 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0585

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