openSUSE Security Update : apport (apport-816)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The apport crash watcher / handler suite contains a cron job that
cleanes the world writeable /var/crash directory unsafely, allowing
local attackers to remove random files on the system. (CVE-2009-1295)

This update fixes this.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected apport packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40189 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1295

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