Scientific Linux Security Update : scsi-target-utils on SL5.x, SL6.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A double-free flaw was found in scsi-target-utils' tgtd daemon. A
remote attacker could trigger this flaw by sending carefully-crafted
network traffic, causing the tgtd daemon to crash. (CVE-2011-0001)

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

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?ef96355d

Solution :

Update the affected scsi-target-utils package.

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: 60983 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0001