openSUSE Security Update : perl-libwww-perl (openSUSE-SU-2011:0552-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75995


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


perl-libwww-perl did not verify enable host name checking of SSL certificates by default (CVE-2011-0633).


Update the affected perl-libwww-perl package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75995

File Name: suse_11_4_perl-libwww-perl-110526.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: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:perl-libwww-perl, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.4

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/05/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0633