openSUSE Security Update : perl-YAML-LibYAML (openSUSE-SU-2012:1000-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of perl-YAML-LibYAML fixed multiple format string flaws
that could cause a crash or potentially allow the execution of
arbitrary code.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-08/msg00029.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=751503

Solution :

Update the affected perl-YAML-LibYAML packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74717 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1152

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