SuSE 11.1 Security Update : libcgroup (SAT Patch Number 4081)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

The following bugs have been fixed :

- libcgroup suffered from a heap-based buffer overflow.
(CVE-2011-1006)

- The cgrulesengd daemon did not verify the origin of
netlink messages, allowing local users to spoof events.
(CVE-2011-1022)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=658944
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=675048
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=675506
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-1006.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-1022.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 4081.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 53358 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1006
CVE-2011-1022

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