openSUSE Security Update : libgdata (openSUSE-SU-2012:0862-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Changes in libgdata :

- Add libgdata-validate-ssl-cert.patch: validate SSL
certificates for all connections. Fix bnc#752088,
CVE-2012-1177.

- Add gnome-common BuildRequires and call
gnome-autogen.sh: needed for above patch.

- Pass --with-ca-certs=/etc/ssl/ca-bundle.pem to configure
to let libgdata know about the location of our
certificates.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-07/msg00023.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=752088

Solution :

Update the affected libgdata packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74676 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1177

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