openSUSE 10 Security Update : libopensc2 (libopensc2-5494)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 34073
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update fixes a security issues with opensc that occurs during initializing blank smart cards with Siemens CardOS M4. It allows to set the PIN of the smart card without authorization. (CVE-2008-2235)
NOTE: Already initialized cards are still vulnerable after this update. Please use the command-line tool pkcs15-tool with option
--test-update and --update when necessary.
SolutionUpdate the affected libopensc2 packages.