SuSE 10 Security Update : e2fsprogs (ZYPP Patch Number 4743)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 29415
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionThis update of e2fsprogs fixes several integer overflows in memory allocating code. Programs that use libext2fs are therefore vulnerable to memory corruptions that can lead to arbitrary code execution while loading a specially crafted image. (CVE-2007-5497)
SolutionApply ZYPP patch number 4743.