SuSE 10 Security Update : Mozilla (ZYPP Patch Number 7196)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The Mozilla NSS Library was updated to version 3.12.8 and the Mozilla
NSPR Library was updated to 4.8.6 to fix various bugs and one security
issue :

- Disallow wildcard matching in X509 certificate Common
Names. (CVE-2010-3170)

This update also has preparations for Firefox 4 support, and a updated
Root Certificate Authority list.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-3170.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 7196.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50489 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3170

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