openSUSE Security Update : libssh (openSUSE-SU-2012:1620-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of libssh fixed various memory management issues that
could have security implications (Code execution, Denial of Service).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-12/msg00014.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=789827

Solution :

Update the affected libssh packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74834 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4559
CVE-2012-4560
CVE-2012-4561
CVE-2012-4562

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