openSUSE Security Update : ipsec-tools (ipsec-tools-223)

High Nessus Plugin ID 39992


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.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 39992

File Name: suse_11_0_ipsec-tools-080925.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2016/12/21

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:11.0

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