SuSE 11 Security Update : GnuTLS (SAT Patch Number 1260)

High Nessus Plugin ID 41399


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


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 SAT patch number 1260.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 41399

File Name: suse_11_gnutls-090901.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2013/10/25

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: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:gnutls, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libgnutls26, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libgnutls26-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2009/09/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2730

CWE: 310