openSUSE Security Update : puppet (openSUSE-SU-2010:0306-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

pupped created temporary files with fixed names. Local attacks could
exploit that to install symlinks that overwrite files of the victim
(CVE-2010-0156).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-06/msg00000.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=585402

Solution :

Update the affected puppet packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.3
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 46782 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0156

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