openSUSE 10 Security Update : htop (htop-5824)

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


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

insufficient character filters in htop when displaying commands
allowed programs that rewrite their program name to inject escape
sequences (CVE-2008-5076).

Solution :

Update the affected htop package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34981 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5076

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