SuSE 10 Security Update : boost (ZYPP Patch Number 4978)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 31452


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


Certain regular expressions could cause the boost library to crash.
(CVE-2008-0171 / CVE-2008-0172)


Apply ZYPP patch number 4978.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 31452

File Name: suse_boost-4978.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/03/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/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: 2008/02/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0171, CVE-2008-0172

CWE: 20