SuSE9 Security Update : findutils-locate (YOU Patch Number 11653)

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

Synopsis :

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

Description :

The cronjob that deletes old core files can be tricked to delete
arbitrary files if DELETE_OLD_CORE is set to yes in
/etc/sysconfig/cron. (By default, the variable is set to no.)

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 11653.

Risk factor :


Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41141 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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