SuSE9 Security Update : e2fsprogs (YOU Patch Number 11997)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41168
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionThis update of e2fsprogs fixes several integer overflows in memory allocating code. Programs that use libext2fs are therefore vulnerable to memory corruptions that can lead to arbitrary code execution while loading a specially crafted image. (CVE-2007-5497)
SolutionApply YOU patch number 11997.