openSUSE Security Update : boinc-client (boinc-client-437)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 40196


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


The boinc-client was missing return value checks for openssl function calls. (CVE-2009-0126)


Update the affected boinc-client packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 40196

File Name: suse_11_1_boinc-client-090119.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:boinc-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:boinc-client-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:boinc-gui, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:boinc-gui-lang, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2009/01/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0126

CWE: 287