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

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected mipv6d package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50017 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2522

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