openSUSE Security Update : util-linux (openSUSE-SU-2015:0066-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

util-linux was updated to fix a security issue, where local attackers
might be able to execute code as root with a prepared USB stick
(CVE-2014-9114 bsc#907434).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-01/msg00035.html
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=907434

Solution :

Update the affected util-linux packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80579 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9114

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