openSUSE Security Update : w3m (openSUSE-SU-2010:0393-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

w3m did not handle embedded nul characters in the common name and in
subject alternative names of x509 certificates. CVE-2010-2074 has been
assigned to this issue. This update also turns on verification of x509
certificates by default which was not the case before.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected w3m packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47773 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2074

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