SuSE9 Security Update : libgda (YOU Patch Number 10554)

High Nessus Plugin ID 41082


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


This update fixes the following security problem: libgda contained two format string bugs in logging routines. Those bugs could potentially indirectly lead to arbitrary code execution via applications that link against libgda and supply data to libgda. (CVE-2005-2958)


Apply YOU patch number 10554.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 41082

File Name: suse9_10554.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: 2005/11/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-2958