openSUSE Security Update : icu (openSUSE-SU-2012:0100-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Specially crafted strings could cause a buffer overflow in icu
(CVE-2011-4599).

An integer overflow in the getSymbol() function could crash
applications using icu (CVE-2010-4409)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-01/msg00035.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=657910
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=736146

Solution :

Update the affected icu packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75866 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4409
CVE-2011-4599

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