This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.
A flaw was found in the useradd tool in shadow-utils. A new user's
mailbox, when created, could have random permissions for a short
period. This could allow a local attacker to read or modify the
See also :
Update the affected shadow-utils package.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.7
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60170 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2006-1174