openSUSE 10 Security Update : rsh (rsh-5584)

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

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

in.rexecd was not using the system wide limits, potentially allowing
remote rexec users to exhaust all system resources.

This patch fixes it.

Solution :

Update the affected rsh packages.

Risk factor :


Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 34986 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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