SuSE 11 Security Update : libesmtp (SAT Patch Number 2390)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50929


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


libesmtp did not properly handle wildcards and embedded null characters in the Common Name of X.509 certificates (CVE-2010-1192 / CVE-2010-1194). This has been fixed.


Apply SAT patch number 2390.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50929

File Name: suse_11_libesmtp-100430.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/12/02

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libesmtp, 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: 2010/04/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1192, CVE-2010-1194