openSUSE 10 Security Update : evolution (evolution-5326)

High Nessus Plugin ID 33193


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Multiple buffer overflows have been fixed in evolution. CVE-2008-1108 and CVE-2008-1109 have been assigned to this issue.


Update the affected evolution packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 33193

File Name: suse_evolution-5326.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/06/16

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:evolution, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:evolution-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:evolution-pilot, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/06/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1108, CVE-2008-1109

CWE: 119