SuSE 10 Security Update : mtr (ZYPP Patch Number 5291)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 33387


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


This update fixes a stack-based buffer overflow which could potentially be exploited by a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2008-2357)


Apply ZYPP patch number 5291.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 33387

File Name: suse_mtr-5291.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/07/02

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


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: 2008/05/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2357

CWE: 119