openSUSE Security Update : sudo (openSUSE-2012-73)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

sudo was prone to a format string vulnerability

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=743300

Solution :

Update the affected sudo packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74791 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0809

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

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

Buy Nessus Professional Now