SuSE 10 Security Update : glibc (ZYPP Patch Number 7575)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

The following bugs have been fixed :

- Specially crafted input to the fnmatch function could
cause an integer overflow. (CVE-2011-1071)

- The output of the 'locale' command was not properly
quoted. (CVE-2011-1095)

- Don't search the current directory if $ORIGIN is in
RPATH of libraries called by setuid binaries.
(CVE-2011-0536)

- The update also includes fixes for non-security bugs.
Please refer to the package changelog for details.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-0536.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-1071.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-1095.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 7575.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55442 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0536
CVE-2011-1071
CVE-2011-1095

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