openSUSE 10 Security Update : psi (psi-6042)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 35785


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Remote attackers could crash the Psi instant messaging client via the file transfer port (CVE-2008-6393).


Update the affected psi package.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 35785

File Name: suse_psi-6042.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/03/06

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:psi, 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: 2009/03/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-6393

CWE: 189