SuSE 11.1 Security Update : libxcrypt (SAT Patch Number 5041)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The security update for CVE-2011-2483 broke changing blowfish
passwords if compat mode was turned on (default). This update fixes
the regression.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=713727
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2483.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 5041.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56018 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2483

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