SuSE 10 Security Update : openswan (ZYPP Patch Number 7836)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 57237
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
Descriptionopenswan's crypto helper was prone to an use-after-free flaw which could potentially allow remote attackers to cause a Denial of Service (CVE-2011-4073, bnc#727002). Additionally, a potential dereference of a no longer valid pointer has been fixed.
SolutionApply ZYPP patch number 7836.