SuSE 11.1 Security Update : NFS (SAT Patch Number 4821)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

When using wildcards in /etc/exports an attacker could gain
unauthorized access to an NFS exported filesystem by creating a DNS
record that resolves to the attacker's IP as well as to a trusted IP.
(CVE-2011-2500)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=701702
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2500.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 4821.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55548 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2500

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