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The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.
Following security problem is fixed by this patch :
- When getpwuid() fails (due to dropped network on NIS
accounts) fail instead of silently disabling locking
(and just blanking). (CVE-2008-1683)
See also :
Apply YOU patch number 12174.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.7