SuSE 11.1 Security Update : glibc (SAT Patch Number 4572)

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 :

This update fixes the following security issues found in glibc :

- 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)

- Unprivileged users could read the NIS shadow database.

- 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 :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 4572.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57106 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0015

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