openSUSE Security Update : transmission (transmission-1777)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 44112


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Specially crafted torrent files could overwrite arbitrary files.


Update the affected transmission packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 44112

File Name: suse_11_0_transmission-100111.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/01/22

Modified: 2014/06/13

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: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:transmission, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:transmission-gtk, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:transmission-lang, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/01/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0012

CWE: 22