SuSE9 Security Update : snort (YOU Patch Number 11055)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41091


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


This update fixes an evasion attack on URL parsing. The faulty code is in the http_inspect preprocessor. (CVE-2006-2769)


Apply YOU patch number 11055.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41091

File Name: suse9_11055.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2012/04/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/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: 2006/06/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-2769