SuSE 11.3 Security Update : libevent (SAT Patch Number 9824)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a buffer overflow in the buffered event handling in
libevent. (CVE-2014-6272)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=897243
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-6272.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 9824.

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 78253 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-6272

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