openSUSE Security Update : vte (openSUSE-SU-2010:0404-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

VTE was vulnerable to an old title set+query attack which could be
used by remote attackers to execute arbitrary code (CVE-2010-2713).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-07/msg00022.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-07/msg00032.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=621097

Solution :

Update the affected vte packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75770 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2713

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