openSUSE Security Update : exim (openSUSE-SU-2010:1052-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 53715

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VPR Score: 7.4

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

remote attackers could trick exim into running arbitrary code (CVE-2010-4344). A privilege escalation flaw allowed attackers to gain root access (CVE-2010-4345).

Solution

Update the affected exim packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=658731

https://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-12/msg00029.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 53715

File Name: suse_11_2_exim-101211.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/05/05

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 7.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:exim, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:eximon, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:eximstats-html, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/12/11

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Core Impact

Metasploit (Exim4 string_format Function Heap Buffer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4344, CVE-2010-4345