openSUSE Security Update : ed (openSUSE-SU-2011:0017-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The previous ed security update fixing commandline overflow issues
caused ed without any arguments to crash. This is fixed by this
update.

- #661417: updated /bin/ed - segmentation violation

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-01/msg00007.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=661417

Solution :

Update the affected ed package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 53710 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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