openSUSE Security Update : dracut (openSUSE-2015-765)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The dracut package was updated to fix the following security and non
security issues :

- CVE-2015-0794: Use mktemp instead of hardcoded
filenames, possible vulnerability (bnc#935338).

- Always install mdraid modules (boo#935993).

- Add notice when dracut failed to install modules
(bsc#952491).

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=935338
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=935993
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=952491

Solution :

Update the affected dracut 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: 86923 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-0794

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