openSUSE Security Update : perl (openSUSE-SU-2011:0064-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 53789


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Multiple header injection problems in the CGI module of perl have been fixed. They allowed to inject HTTP headers in responses.
CVE-2010-2761, CVE-2010-4410 and CVE-2010-4411 have been assigned to this issue.


Update the affected perl packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 53789

File Name: suse_11_2_perl-110112.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/05/05

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-base, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-base-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/01/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2761, CVE-2010-3172, CVE-2010-4410, CVE-2010-4411