OracleVM 2.2 : acpid (OVMSA-2009-0037)

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Synopsis :

The remote OracleVM host is missing a security update.

Description :

The remote OracleVM system is missing necessary patches to address
critical security updates :

- Resolves: #515062 CVE-2009-4033 acpid: log file created
with random permissions

- start acpid before hal

- Resolves: #503177

- Updated the License entry

- Fixed CVE-2009-0798 (too many open files DoS)

- Resolves: #496292

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected acpid package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: OracleVM Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 79472 ()

Bugtraq ID: 34692

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0798

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