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 a security update.

Description :

Multiple buffer overflow flaws were found in scsi-target-utils' tgtd
daemon. A remote attacker could trigger these flaws by sending a
carefully-crafted Internet Storage Name Service (iSNS) request,
causing the tgtd daemon to crash. (CVE-2010-2221)

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

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected scsi-target-utils package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60813 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2221