openSUSE Security Update : mcrypt (openSUSE-SU-2012:1354-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A buffer overflow in the mcrypt commandlinetool was fixed, when the
user could be tricked into a prepared file.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-10/msg00058.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=779213

Solution :

Update the affected mcrypt packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74781 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4409

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