SuSE 11.3 Security Update : lzo (SAT Patch Number 9506)

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


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

lzo was updated to fix a potential denial of service issue or possible
remote code execution by allowing an attacker, if the LZO
decompression algorithm is used in a threaded or kernel context, to
corrupt memory structures that control the flow of execution in other
contexts. (CVE-2014-4607)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=883947
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-4607.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 9506.

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76558 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-4607

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