SuSE 10 Security Update : Mono (ZYPP Patch Number 8001)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 58408


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


The FORMS authentication methods of mono implementation were vulnerable to a padding oracle attack as described in CVE-2010-3332, as they did encryption after checksum.

This update changes the method to checksum after encryption to avoid this attack.


Apply ZYPP patch number 8001.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 58408

File Name: suse_bytefx-data-mysql-8001.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/03/21

Modified: 2012/06/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

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: 2012/02/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3332