SuSE 10 Security Update : Mono (ZYPP Patch Number 8001)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

The FORMS authentication methods of mono ASP.net implementation were
vulnerable to a padding oracle attack as described in CVE-2010-3332,
as they did encryption after checksum.

This update changes the method to checksum after encryption to avoid
this attack.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-3332.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 8001.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58408 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3332

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