openSUSE Security Update : socat (openSUSE-SU-2012:0809-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of socat fixes a buffer overflow in READLINE output mode.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected socat packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.2

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74659 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0219

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