openSUSE Security Update : firebird (openSUSE-SU-2013:0496-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a bug which allows an unauthenticated remote
attacker to cause a stack overflow in server code, resulting in either
server crash or even code execution as the user running firebird.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-03/msg00067.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=808268

Solution :

Update the affected firebird packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74929 ()

Bugtraq ID: 58393

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2492

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