SuSE 10 Security Update : opensc (ZYPP Patch Number 5493)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 34078
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionThis update fix 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.
SolutionApply ZYPP patch number 5493.