SuSE 11 Security Update : systemtap (SAT Patch Number 2579)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of systemtab fixes a shell meta character injection
vulnerability that allows remote users to execute arbitrary commands
with the privileges of the stap-server. (CVE-2009-4273)

Additionally, a remote denial of service bug in the _getargv()
function has been fixed. (CVE-2010-0411)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=574243
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-4273.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-0411.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 2579.

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: 50961 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4273
CVE-2010-0411

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