openSUSE Security Update : tor (openSUSE-SU-2012:1068-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Tor 0.2.2.38 fixes a rare race condition that can crash exit relays;
fixes a remotely triggerable crash bug; and fixes a timing attack that
could in theory leak path information.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-08/msg00048.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=776642

Solution :

Update the affected tor 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: 74733 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3517
CVE-2012-3518
CVE-2012-3519

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