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 :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 2579.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50961 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4273

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