SuSE 11.1 Security Update : GnuTLS (SAT Patch Number 5684)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update for GnuTLS provides the following fixes :

- Fix typo in patch for gnutls-cli that can cause a crash.
(bnc#659907)

- Fix Buffer overflow in the gnutls_session_get_data
function in lib/gnutls_session.c , when used on a client
that performs nonstandard session resumption, allows
remote TLS servers to cause a denial of service
(application crash) via a large SessionTicket.
(CVE-2011-4128)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=659907
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=729486
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-4128.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 5684.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57696 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4128

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