openSUSE Security Update : pcsc-lite (openSUSE-SU-2010:0612-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of pcsc-lite fixes a local vulnerability (stack overflow)
which allows every user with write-access to
'/var/run/pcscd/pcscd.comm' to gain root privileges. CVE-2010-0407 has
been assigned to this issue.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-09/msg00020.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=609317

Solution :

Update the affected pcsc-lite packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49257 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0407

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