openSUSE Security Update : strongswan (openSUSE-SU-2010:0496-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Remote unauthenticated attackers could cause a buffer overflow in
strongswan's IKE deamon by using specially crafted certificates or
identify information. Attackers could potentially exploit that to
execute code (CVE-2010-2628).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-08/msg00026.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=615915

Solution :

Update the affected strongswan package.

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: 48281 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2628

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