SuSE 11.3 Security Update : strongswan (SAT Patch Number 9089)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 73555


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


The following security issue is fixed by this update :

- strongswan has been updated to fix an authentication problem where attackers could have bypassed the IKEv2 authentication. (CVE-2014-2338). (bnc#870572)


Apply SAT patch number 9089.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 73555

File Name: suse_11_strongswan-140403.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/04/16

Modified: 2014/04/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:strongswan, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:strongswan-doc, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/04/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-2338