openSUSE Security Update : tftp (openSUSE-SU-2011:0734-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Malicious clients could overflow a buffer in tftpd by specifying a
large value for the utimeout option (CVE-2011-2199).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-07/msg00000.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=699714

Solution :

Update the affected tftp package.

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: 75756 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2199

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