openSUSE 10 Security Update : xsupplicant (xsupplicant-2459)
High Nessus Plugin ID 27502
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
Descriptionxsupplicant has been upgraded to version 1.2.8, which includes bugfixes and one security fix :
CVE-2006-5601: A post-authentication stack overflow in the EAP handling could be used by already authenticated attacker to overflow a stackbuffer and so potentially execute code.
SolutionUpdate the affected xsupplicant package.