openSUSE Security Update : cobbler (openSUSE-SU-2011:0277-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

/var/log/cobbler/ directory was owned by the web service user. Access
to this account could potentially be abused to corrupt files during
root filesystem operations by the Cobbler daemon (CVE-2011-1551).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected cobbler packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75801 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1551

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