SuSE 10 Security Update : ia32el (ZYPP Patch Number 6466)

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

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

A 32bit x86 user program could crash the Itanium IA64 kernel in the IA
32 (Intel 32bit) emulation. (CVE-2009-2707)

Updating IA32EL to 7042_7022, the same version as shipped on SLES 10
SP3, fixes this problem.

See also :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 6466.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41521 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2707

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