openSUSE 10 Security Update : ipsec-tools (ipsec-tools-5630)

High Nessus Plugin ID 34739


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Remote attackers could exploit memory leaks in the 'racoon' daemon to crash it (CVE-2008-3651, CVE-2008-3652)


Update the affected ipsec-tools package.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 34739

File Name: suse_ipsec-tools-5630.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/11/11

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ipsec-tools, 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: 2008/09/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3651, CVE-2008-3652

CWE: 200, 399