openSUSE Security Update : popt (openSUSE-SU-2010:0428-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes the problem where RPM misses to clear the SUID/SGID
bit of old files during package updates. (CVE-2010-2059)

Also the following bug was fixed: do not use glibc for passwd/group
lookups when --root is used [bnc#536256]

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected popt packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47820 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2059

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