openSUSE Security Update : aria2 (openSUSE-SU-2010:0338-2)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 49212


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Specially crafted metalink files could trick aria2 into store downloaded files outside of the intended directory (CVE-2010-1512).


Update the affected aria2 package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 49212

File Name: suse_11_1_aria2-100902.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/09/14

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:aria2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/09/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1512