openSUSE Security Update : fail2ban (openSUSE-SU-2011:1175-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

fail2ban IP used insecure temporary files when unbanning an IP address
(CVE-2009-5023).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-10/msg00028.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=690853

Solution :

Update the affected fail2ban package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.7
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:C/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75827 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-5023

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