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

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 :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60783 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0743