SuSE 11.1 Security Update : perl-libwww-perl (SAT Patch Number 4603)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes the issue that perl-libwww-perl does not enable host
name verification of SSL certificates by default. This vulnerability
could be exploited by a man in the middle attack. (CVE-2011-0633)

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 4603.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 54920 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0633

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