SuSE9 Security Update : pam_mount (YOU Patch Number 12332)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update fixes the temp-flle handling in the passwdehd script that
allowed a symlink attack. (CVE-2008-5138)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-5138.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 12332.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41267 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5138

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