SuSE 10 Security Update : sendmail (ZYPP Patch Number 6860)

high Nessus Plugin ID 49924

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Synopsis

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

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 ZYPP patch number 6860.

See Also

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

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 49924

File Name: suse_sendmail-6860.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/11/2010

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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