SuSE 11.1 Security Update : aaa_base (SAT Patch Number 3910)

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 bug has been fixed :

- The boot.localfs init script wrote a file to /dev/shm
during shut-down. Since local users may create symlinks
there a malicious user could cause corruption of
arbitrary files. (CVE-2011-0461)

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 3910.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.3

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 53890 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0461

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