SuSE 11.3 Security Update : guestfs (SAT Patch Number 8465)

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


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

A predictable socketname in the guestfish commandline tool could be
used by a local attacker to gain access to guestfish sessions of other
users on the same system. (CVE-2013-4419)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=845720
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2013-4419.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 8465.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70758 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4419

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