SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : automake (SAT Patch Numbers 8196 / 8197)

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

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of automake fixes a race condition in 'distcheck'.

Also a bug where world writeable tarballs were generated during 'make
dist' has been fixed. (CVE-2009-4029)

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 8196 / 8197 as appropriate.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69345 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4029

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