openSUSE Security Update : exim (openSUSE-SU-2010:1052-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

remote attackers could trick exim into running arbitrary code
(CVE-2010-4344). A privilege escalation flaw allowed attackers to gain
root access (CVE-2010-4345).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-12/msg00029.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=658731

Solution :

Update the affected exim packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 53715 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4344
CVE-2010-4345

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