SuSE9 Security Update : man (YOU Patch Number 11492)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

A heap-based buffer overflow in the 'man' command could potentially be
exploited by users to run code as root. (CVE-2006-4250)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-4250.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 11492.

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: 41126 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4250

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now