SuSE 11.3 Security Update : Python (SAT Patch Number 9075)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

Python was updated to fix a security issue in the socket.recvfrom_into
function, where data could be written over the end of the buffer.

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 9075.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73751 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-1912

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now