openSUSE Security Update : exim (openSUSE-SU-2010:0416-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Two local vulnerabilities have been fixed in the exim MTA which
allowed attackers to create arbitrary files or to change ownership of
arbitrary files. CVE-2010-2023 and CVE-2010-2024 have been assigned to
these issues.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-07/msg00025.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=612549

Solution :

Update the affected exim packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75480 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2023
CVE-2010-2024

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