SuSE 11.2 Security Update : hyper-v (SAT Patch Number 6431)

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

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

The Hyper-V userland daemon was updated to match the current kernel
Hyper-V feature level.

It brings key-value-pair storage that can be queried by the kernel via
the netlink interface and can pass information out to the Hyper-V

The netlink query code was adjusted to only allow the Linux kernel to
access it via netlink messages. (CVE-2012-2669)

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 6431.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64154 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2669

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