SuSE 10 Security Update : gpg2 (ZYPP Patch Number 2354)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 29452


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


- Specially crafted files could overflow a buffer when gpg2 was used in interactive mode. (CVE-2006-6169)

- Specially crafted files could modify a function pointer and execute code this way. (CVE-2006-6235)


Apply ZYPP patch number 2354.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 29452

File Name: suse_gpg2-2354.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/12/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-6169, CVE-2006-6235