SuSE 10 Security Update : pure-ftpd (ZYPP Patch Number 7426)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

pure-ftpd was updated to fix a security issue with an Open Enterprise
Server specific patch :

- A worldwriteable directory created and used by the OES
pure-ftpd Netware extensions could be used by local
attackers to overwrite system files and so gain
privileges. (CVE-2011-0988)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-0988.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 7426.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57245 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0988

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