openSUSE Security Update : mercurial (openSUSE-SU-2010:1029-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of mercurial improves the SSL certificate validation
process. CVE-2010-4237: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (moderate)
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-12/msg00016.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=645293

Solution :

Update the affected mercurial package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75643 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4237

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