SuSE 11.1 Security Update : rpm (SAT Patch Number 3678)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This is a re-release of the previous rpm security update with
corrected %version-%release information.

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

Additionally, a bug verifying RSAv4 signatures which marked all RSAv4
signatures as invalid has been fixed.

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 3678.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 51631 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2059

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