SuSE 11.1 Security Update : CVS (SAT Patch Number 5860)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

A heap-based buffer overflow flaw was found in the way CVS read proxy
connection HTTP responses. An attacker could exploit this to cause the
application to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code in the
context of the user running the application. (CVE-2012-0804)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=744059
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-0804.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 5860.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58140 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0804

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