SuSE 11.1 Security Update : libcap (SAT Patch Number 5380)

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 :

The following bug has been fixed :

- capsh did not chdir('/') after calling chroot().
Programs could therefore access the current directory
outside of the chroot. (CVE-2011-4099)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=727715
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-4099.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 5380.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57113 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4099

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