SuSE 11 Security Update : avahi (SAT Patch Number 1827)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

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

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=480865
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-0758.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 1827.

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: 44378 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0758

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