openSUSE Security Update : cvs (openSUSE-2012-133)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 74556

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VPR Score: 5.9


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


cvs was prone to a heap-based buffer overflow in the client side proxy handling


Update the affected cvs packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 74556

File Name: openSUSE-2012-133.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cvs, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cvs-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cvs-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/02/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0804