openSUSE Security Update : ncpfs (openSUSE-SU-2011:0985-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Following issues are fixed by this update: The ncpfs mount and umount
programs were affected by the /etc/mtab truncation problems on
RLIMIT_FSIZE. (CVE-2011-1679)

Also on errors, the mtab lock was not removed, blocking other
applications from modifying /etc/mtab. (CVE-2011-1680)

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected ncpfs packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75974 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1089

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