Scientific Linux Security Update : scsi-target-utils on SL5.x i386/x86_64

This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A format string flaw was found in scsi-target-utils' tgtd daemon. A
remote attacker could trigger this flaw by sending a carefully-crafted
Internet Storage Name Service (iSNS) request, causing the tgtd daemon
to crash. (CVE-2010-0743)

All running scsi-target-utils services must be restarted for the
update to take effect.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?cee5793c

Solution :

Update the affected perl-Config-General and / or scsi-target-utils
packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60783 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0743