openSUSE 10 Security Update : novell-ipsec-tools (novell-ipsec-tools-5887)

High Nessus Plugin ID 35680


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 novell-ipsec-tools packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 35680

File Name: suse_novell-ipsec-tools-5887.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/02/13

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:novell-ipsec-tools, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:novell-ipsec-tools-devel, 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: 2008/12/20

Reference Information

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

CWE: 200, 399