SuSE 10 Security Update : ipsec-tools (ZYPP Patch Number 5638)

High Nessus Plugin ID 34740


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


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


Apply ZYPP patch number 5638.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 34740

File Name: suse_ipsec-tools-5638.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/09/25

Reference Information

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

CWE: 200, 399