SuSE9 Security Update : mutt (YOU Patch Number 12505)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 41326
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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

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

Description

This update of mutt improves the handling of the \0 character in SSL certificates. (CVE-2009-2408)

Solution

Apply YOU patch number 12505.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-2408.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41326

File Name: suse9_12505.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/24/2009

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/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: 9/9/2009

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2408

CWE: 310