openSUSE Security Update : claws-mail (openSUSE-SU-2012:1374-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 74785


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


A denial of service attack (NULL ptr dereference) in claws mail was fixed.


Update the affected claws-mail packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 74785

File Name: openSUSE-2012-719.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:claws-mail, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:claws-mail-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:claws-mail-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:claws-mail-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:claws-mail-lang, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.4, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/10/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4507