SuSE 10 Security Update : ofed (ZYPP Patch Number 8386)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update of ofed fixed multiple issues (including security related
flaws) :

- sdp: move histogram allocation from stack to heap.
(bnc#706175)

- cma: Fix crash in request handlers. (bnc#678795,
CVE-2011-0695)

- rds: set correct msg_namelen. (bnc#773383,
CVE-2012-3430)

- cm: Bump reference count on cm_id before invoking.
(bnc#678795, CVE-2011-0695)

- sdp / ipath: Added fixes for 64bit divide on 32bit
builds

- updated Infiniband sysconfig file to match openibd
(bnc#721597)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-0695.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-3430.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 8386.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.7
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63345 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0695
CVE-2012-3430

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