openSUSE Security Update : libpcsclite1 (openSUSE-SU-2010:0500-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of pcsc-liste fixes two vulnerabilities :

- CVE-2009-4901: local denial of service (daemon crash)
via crafted SCARD_SET_ATTRIB message data, a related
issue to CVE-2010-0407.

- CVE-2009-4902: a buffer overflow might allow local users
to gain privileges via crafted SCARD_CONTROL message
data, this vulnerability exists because of an incorrect
fix for CVE-2010-0407.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-08/msg00029.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=629026

Solution :

Update the affected libpcsclite1 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75601 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4901
CVE-2009-4902
CVE-2010-0407

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