SuSE 11.2 Security Update : glibc (SAT Patch Number 7110)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This collective update for the GNU C library (glibc) provides the
following fixes :

- Fix strtod integer/buffer overflows. (bnc#775690,

- Fix vfprintf handling of many format specifiers.
(bnc#770891, CVE-2012-3404 / CVE-2012-3405 /

- Fix pthread_cond_timedwait stack unwinding. (bnc#750741,

- Improve fix for dynamic library unloading. (bnc#783060)

- Fix resolver when first query fails, but second one
succeeds. (bnc#767266)

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 7110.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64150 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3404

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