openSUSE Security Update : yelp (yelp-271)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 40162


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of yelp fixes a format string bug. (CVE-2008-3533)


Update the affected yelp package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 40162

File Name: suse_11_0_yelp-081024.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

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:yelp, 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: 2008/10/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3533

CWE: 134