SuSE 11 Security Update : sendmail (SAT Patch Number 2021)

high Nessus Plugin ID 44933

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Synopsis

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description

This update of sendmail improves the handling of special-characters in the SSL certificate. (CVE-2009-4565: CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 2021.

See Also

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=none

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=568017

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-4565.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 44933

File Name: suse_11_rmail-100218.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/1/2010

Updated: 1/14/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:sendmail, 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: 2/18/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4565

IAVA: 2010-A-0002

CWE: 310