SuSE 10 Security Update : Novell GroupWise client (ZYPP Patch Number 4494)

High Nessus Plugin ID 29529


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


This update fixes a security vulnerability in the GroupWise system that allows a malicious user to intercept authentication credentials through a 'man in the middle' attack. (CVE-2007-5195 / CVE-2007-5196)


Apply ZYPP patch number 4494.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29529

File Name: suse_novell-groupwise-gwclient-4494.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

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: 2007/10/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5195, CVE-2007-5196

CWE: 200, 310