SuSE9 Security Update : GnuTLS (YOU Patch Number 12501)

High Nessus Plugin ID 41323


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


This update of GnuTLS improves the verification of the domain/subject names in a SSL certificate. CVE-2009-2730 has been assigned to this issue.


Apply YOU patch number 12501.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 41323

File Name: suse9_12501.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

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: 2009/09/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2730

CWE: 310