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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.850275
Category:SuSE Local Security Checks
Title:openSUSE: Security Advisory for glibc (openSUSE-SU-2012:0064-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'glibc'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'glibc'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
Specially crafted time zone files could cause a heap
overflow in glibc (CVE-2009-5029).

Affected Software/OS:
glibc on openSUSE 11.4, openSUSE 11.3

Solution:
Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:
6.8

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

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2009-5029
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2011-December/084452.html
http://dividead.wordpress.com/2009/06/01/glibc-timezone-integer-overflow/
http://sourceware.org/git/?p=glibc.git;a=commit;h=97ac2654b2d831acaa18a2b018b0736245903fd2
http://sourceware.org/ml/libc-alpha/2011-12/msg00037.html
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