openSUSE 10 Security Update : opensuse-updater (opensuse-updater-5262)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a symlink problem and two off-by-one
vulnerabilities. The overflows can be considered no security problem
but the symlink flaw could be used by local users to gain unauthorized
access to information (like passwords).

Solution :

Update the affected opensuse-updater package.

Risk factor :


Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 32454 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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