SuSE9 Security Update : ethereal (YOU Patch Number 12708)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 54993


The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.


This ethereal update fixes the use of uninitialized variables.


Apply YOU patch number 12708.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 54993

File Name: suse9_12708.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/06/08

Modified: 2012/04/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/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: 2011/05/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1590