openSUSE Security Update : perl-HTML-Parser (perl-HTML-Parser-1491)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Specially crafted HTML documents could cause perl-HTML-Parser to run
into an endless loop (CVE-2009-3627).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=550076

Solution :

Update the affected perl-HTML-Parser package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 43082 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3627

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