This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
In pthread-aware fileservers, the 'host_glock' pthread lock, accessed
via the H_LOCK and H_UNLOCK macros, is used to provide safe access to
host structures. This lock is required to be held when updating
information pertaining to a host. The RPC handler for the
GiveUpAllCallBacks RPC did not hold this lock while performing its
This errata is already in SL 4.6. So it only applies to SL 40-45
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60374 ()
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