SuSE 11.2 Security Update : icu (SAT Patch Number 7204)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update is rereleased because some architectures were missed on
the first try. It fixes the following security issues :

- Specially crafted strings could cause a buffer overflow
in icu. (CVE-2011-4599)

- An integer overflow in the getSymbol() function could
crash applications using icu (CVE-2010-4409)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=657910
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=736146
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4409.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-4599.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 7204.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64157 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4409
CVE-2011-4599

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