openSUSE Security Update : avahi (avahi-1832)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The avahi-daemon reflector could cause packet storms when reflecting
legacy unicast mDNS traffic (CVE-2009-0758).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=480865

Solution :

Update the affected avahi packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 44361 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0758

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