openSUSE Security Update : autofs (openSUSE-2015-220)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The automount service autofs was updated to prevent a potential
privilege escalation via interpreter load path for program-based
automount maps. (bsc#917977 CVE-2014-8169)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=917977

Solution :

Update the affected autofs packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 81764 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8169

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