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The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.
The following bugs have been fixed :
- Specially crafted gzip archives could lead to gzip
allocating a too small huffman table. Attackers could
exploit that to crash gzip (CVE-2009-2624). Specially
crafted gzip archives could trigger integer overflows.
Attackers could exploit that to crash gzip or
potentially execute arbitrary code (CVE-2010-0001). Only
64bit architectures are affected by this flaw.
See also :
Apply SAT patch number 1839.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8