SuSE 11 Security Update : gmime (SAT Patch Number 1998)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update of gmime fixes a buffer overflow in the GMIME_UUENCODE_LEN
macro which allowed possible code execution while processing uuencoded
data. (CVE-2010-0409: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.8)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=576923
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-0409.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 1998.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 44908 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0409

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