openSUSE Security Update : libxcrypt (openSUSE-SU-2011:0972-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The security update for CVE-2011-2483 broke changing blowfish
passwords if compat mode was turned on (default). This update fixes
the regression.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected libxcrypt packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75934 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2483

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