SuSE 10 Security Update : gzip (ZYPP Patch Number 6793)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 49857
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionThe following bug has been fixed :
Specially crafted gzip archives could trigger integer overflows.
Attackers could exploit that to crash gzip or potentially execute arbitrary code (CVE-2010-0001). Only 64bit architectures are affected by this flaw.
SolutionApply ZYPP patch number 6793.