SuSE 11.1 Security Update : boost (SAT Patch Number 6507)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The following issue has been fixed :

- boost::pool's ordered_malloc could have overflowed when
calculating the allocation size. (CVE-2012-2677)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=765443
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=767949
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2677.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 6507.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64117 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2677

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