SuSE 11.1 Security Update : strongswan (SAT Patch Number 2790)

High Nessus Plugin ID 51632


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


Remote unauthenticated attackers could cause a buffer overflow in strongswan's IKE deamon by using specially crafted certificates or identify information. Attackers could potentially exploit that to execute code. (CVE-2010-2628)


Apply SAT patch number 2790.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 51632

File Name: suse_11_strongswan-100723.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/01/21

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:strongswan, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:strongswan-doc, 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: 2010/07/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2628