SuSE 10 Security Update : pam (ZYPP Patch Number 7814)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

The pam_env module is vulnerable to a stack overflow (CVE-2011-3148)
and a DoS condition (CVE-2011-3149) when parsing users
.pam_environment files. Additionally a missing return value check
inside pam_xauth has been fixed. (CVE-2010-3316)

See also :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 7814.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57239 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3316

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