openSUSE Security Update : nss-pam-ldapd (openSUSE-SU-2013:0522-2)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

nss-pam-ldap was updated to fix a FD_SET overflow, happening when more
than 1024 filedescriptors are opened. (CVE-2013-0288)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-03/msg00087.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-03/msg00089.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=804682

Solution :

Update the affected nss-pam-ldapd packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74939 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0288

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