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The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
This update fixes a local privilege escalation in udev.
- udev did not check the origin of the netlink messages. A
local attacker could fake device create events and so
gain root privileges. (CVE-2009-1185)
The previous update did not apply the actual patch fixing this
problem, as was reported to us by SGI.
Please reboot the machine after installing the update, or run:
See also :
Apply ZYPP patch number 6203.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
Public Exploit Available : true