openSUSE Security Update : aaa_base (openSUSE-SU-2013:1955-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

On systems installed via the Live Media that /etc/shadow file was
readable by the 'users' group, which was not intended. (bnc#843230,

Reason for this was that the user 'root' was put into the 'users'

Also a commandline completion bug was fixed :

- Use only bash and readline defaults for fallback
completion (bnc#851908)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected aaa_base packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74875 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-3713

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