openSUSE Security Update : mipv6d (openSUSE-SU-2010:0736-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

the mipv6 daemon did not check the origin of netlink messages,
therefore allowing local users to spoof messages (CVE-2010-2522).
remote attackers could cause buffer overflows in mipv6d
(CVE-2010-2523).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-10/msg00022.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=424311

Solution :

Update the affected mipv6d package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50011 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2522
CVE-2010-2523

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