openSUSE Security Update : libneon-devel (libneon-devel-166)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 40028


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of neon fixes a NULL pointer dereference in the digest authentication code. (CVE-2008-3746)


Update the affected libneon-devel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 40028

File Name: suse_11_0_libneon-devel-080821.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libneon-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libneon27, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libneon27-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:neon, 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: 2008/08/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3746

CWE: 20