openSUSE Security Update : libsmi (openSUSE-SU-2011:0011-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a buffer overflow the smiGetNode() function in
libsmi. It allowed context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary
code via an Object Identifier. CVE-2010-2891: CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5
(HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P): Buffer Errors (CWE-119)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-01/msg00005.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=649867

Solution :

Update the affected libsmi 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: 75612 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2891

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