SuSE 10 Security Update : file (ZYPP Patch Number 3755)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update fixes an integer overflow in function file_printf() of
file. This bug can be used to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2007-2799)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-2799.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 3755.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29428 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2799

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