openSUSE Security Update : net6 (openSUSE-2012-19)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update of net6 to version 1.3.14 :

+ Ensure that overflows on the user ID assigned to each
connection do not yield one that is already in use.
[CVE-2011-4093, bnc#727710]

+ Do not leak information about logged-in users.
[CVE-2011-4091, bnc#727708]

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=727708
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=727710

Solution :

Update the affected net6 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74586 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4091
CVE-2011-4093

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