SuSE 11 / 11.1 Security Update : mipv6d (SAT Patch Numbers 3048 / 3049)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

The following issues have been fixed :

- the mipv6 daemon did not check the origin of netlink
messages, therefore allowing local users to spoof
messages. (CVE-2010-2522)

- remote attackers could cause buffer overflows in mipv6d.
(CVE-2010-2523)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=424311
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2522.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2523.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 3048 / 3049 as appropriate.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50949 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2522
CVE-2010-2523

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