SuSE 10 Security Update : tcpdump (ZYPP Patch Number 4037)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 29588

Synopsis

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

Description

This update fixes a buffer overlow that could be triggered when displaying BGP packets. (CVE-2007-3798)

Solution

Apply ZYPP patch number 4037.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-3798.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29588

File Name: suse_tcpdump-4037.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Updated: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/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: 2007/07/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3798

CWE: 189