SuSE 10 Security Update : Novell ipsec tools (ZYPP Patch Number 6306)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 51759


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


This update of ipsec-tools fixes a crash of racoon in ISAKMP's de-fragmentation code due to a NULL pointer dereference.
(CVE-2009-1574) Additionally multiple memory leaks were fixed that allowed to execute a remote denial of service attack. (CVE-2009-1632)


Apply ZYPP patch number 6306.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 51759

File Name: suse_novell-ipsec-tools-6306.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/01/27

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/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: 2009/06/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1574, CVE-2009-1632

CWE: 399