SuSE 10 Security Update : gpg2 (ZYPP Patch Number 7107)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update fixes a vulnerability of GnuPG2 to arbitrary code
execution by context-dependent attackers due to reusing a freed
pointer when verifying a signature or importing a certificate with
many 'Subject Alternate Names'. (CVE-2010-2547)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2547.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 7107.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49856 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2547

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