openSUSE Security Update : gnome-terminal (openSUSE-SU-2012:0933-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Add vte-CVE-2012-2738.patch: fix potential DoS through malicious
escape sequences. Fix bnc#772761, CVE-2012-2738.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-08/msg00003.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=772761

Solution :

Update the affected gnome-terminal packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74697 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2738

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