openSUSE Security Update : fetchmail (fetchmail-1996)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 44667
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThis update fixes a heap-based overflow in fetchmail's sdump() function. It can be exploited while displaying detailed X.509 certification information to cause a crash or to probably execute arbitrary code too. (CVE-2010-0562: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.0 (low) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P): Buffer Errors (CWE-119))
SolutionUpdate the affected fetchmail packages.