High Nessus Plugin ID 17271
SynopsisThe remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch
DescriptionThe remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2005:013 (cyrus-sasl,cyrus-sasl2).
cyrus-sasl is a library providing authentication services.
A buffer overflow in the digestmda5 code was identified that could lead to a remote attacker executing code in the context of the service using sasl authentication.
This is tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CVE-2005-0373.