openSUSE Security Update : chasen (openSUSE-SU-2012:0026-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 75446


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


A potential buffer overflow in ChaSen that could possibly allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a specially crafted string was fixed (CVE-2011-4000).


Update the affected chasen packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75446

File Name: suse_11_3_chasen-120103.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chasen, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chasen-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-Text-ChaSen, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2012/01/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-4000