SuSE9 Security Update : mutt (YOU Patch Number 12505)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41326


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


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


Apply YOU patch number 12505.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41326

File Name: suse9_12505.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2012/06/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#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: 2009/09/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2408

CWE: 310