SUSE SLES10 Security Update : ofed (SUSE-SU-2012:1708-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update of ofed fixed multiple issues (including security related
flaws) :

- sdp: move histogram allocation from stack to heap
(bnc#706175)

- cma: Fix crash in request handlers (bnc#678795,
CVE-2011-0695)

- rds: set correct msg_namelen (bnc#773383, CVE-2012-3430)

- cm: Bump reference count on cm_id before invoking
(bnc#678795, CVE-2011-0695)

- sdp / ipath: Added fixes for 64bit divide on 32bit
builds

- updated Infiniband sysconfig file to match openibd
(bnc#721597)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?1ca7d717
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-3430.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/676724
https://bugzilla.novell.com/678795
https://bugzilla.novell.com/706175
https://bugzilla.novell.com/721597
https://bugzilla.novell.com/773383
http://www.nessus.org/u?00f9d7b6

Solution :

Update the affected ofed packages

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.7
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 83571 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46839
54702

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0695
CVE-2012-3430

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