SuSE 11.1 Security Update : radvd (SAT Patch Number 5397)

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

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of radvd fixes the following security flaws :

- arbitrary file overwrite flaw through unsanitized
interface names (CVE-2011-3602),

- missing return value checks in privsep_init() which
could cause radvd to keep running with root privileges

- buffer overread flaws in the process_ra() function

- temporary denial of service flaw triggered by a flood of

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 5397.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57133 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3601

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