SuSE 10 Security Update : avahi (ZYPP Patch Number 6790)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

The avahi-daemon reflector could cause packet storms when reflecting
legacy unicast mDNS traffic (CVE-2009-0758). This has been fixed.

See also :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 6790.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49831 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0758

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