SuSE 11.1 Security Update : arpwatch (SAT Patch Number 6570)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

arpwatch was improperly dropping its privileges. This has been fixed.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=764521
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2653.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 6570.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64109 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2653

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