openSUSE Security Update : gnutls (gnutls-1938)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

gnutls did not properly handle embedded '\0' characters in x509
certificates. Attackers using specially crafted certificates could
exploit that to conduct man-in-the-middle attacks (CVE-2009-2730).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected gnutls packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 44618 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2730

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