SuSE 10 Security Update : bzip2 (ZYPP Patch Number 7169)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update fixes an integer overflow in the BZ2_decompress function
of bzip2/libbz2. This can be exploited via a crafted archive to cause
a denial of service or even execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2010-0405)

See also :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 7169.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49832 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0405

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