openSUSE Security Update : libpcsclite1 (openSUSE-SU-2010:0500-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75601


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of pcsc-liste fixes two vulnerabilities :

- CVE-2009-4901: local denial of service (daemon crash) via crafted SCARD_SET_ATTRIB message data, a related issue to CVE-2010-0407.

- CVE-2009-4902: a buffer overflow might allow local users to gain privileges via crafted SCARD_CONTROL message data, this vulnerability exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2010-0407.


Update the affected libpcsclite1 packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75601

File Name: suse_11_3_libpcsclite1-100811.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: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpcsclite1, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libpcsclite1-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:pcsc-lite, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:pcsc-lite-devel, 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: 2010/08/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4901, CVE-2009-4902, CVE-2010-0407