SuSE 10 Security Update : open-iscsi (ZYPP Patch Number 6455)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The iscsi_discovery tool created predictable temporary files which
potentially allowed attackers to overwrite system files.
(CVE-2009-1297)

Also several non-security bugs have been fixed :

- don't fail init script if discovery fails

- print correct ipconfig mask for dhcp

- synchronize startup settings

- fix daemon segfault with CHAP

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-1297.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 6455.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41565 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1297

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