openSUSE 10 Security Update : log4net (log4net-2211)

High Nessus Plugin ID 27343


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes a format string exploit in the RemoteSyslogAppender of log4net. CVE-2006-0743


Update the affected log4net package.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 27343

File Name: suse_log4net-2211.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:log4net, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2006/10/26