SuSE 10 Security Update : avahi (ZYPP Patch Number 5870)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Specially crafted mDNS packets could crash the Avahi daemon.

See also :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 5870.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 51718 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5081

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