SuSE 11.1 Security Update : opie (SAT Patch Number 4815)

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

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes off-by-one errors in opiesu (CVE-2011-2489) and
missing setuid() return value checks in opielogin. (CVE-2011-2490)

This update also removes the setuid bit from opiesu program. If you
rely on the setuid bit on opiesu, add the following line to
/etc/permissions.local :

/usr/bin/opiesu root:root 4755

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 4815.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55713 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2489

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