SuSE9 Security Update : gnome-vfs (YOU Patch Number 10009)

High Nessus Plugin ID 41068


The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update fixes the following security problems :

- The VFS scripts contained in GNOME are vulnerable to attacks on temporary files as well as command execution via shell meta-characters. These bugs can be exploited by accessing a malformated archive file. (CVE-2004-0494)

- Insufficient checks when processing CDDB queries could lead to buffer and integer overflows. (CVE-2005-0706)


Apply YOU patch number 10009.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 41068

File Name: suse9_10009.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2012/04/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2005/04/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0494, CVE-2005-0706