SUSE SLES11 Security Update : SUSE Manager Client Tools (SUSE-SU-2016:1366-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update for SUSE Manager Client Tools provides the following fixes
and enhancements :

rhnlib :

- Use TLSv1_METHOD in SSL Context (bsc#970989)

suseRegisterInfo :

- Fix file permissions (bsc#970550)

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 :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/970550
https://bugzilla.suse.com/970989
http://www.nessus.org/u?842bbc8d

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch slessp4-client-tools-21-201602-12567=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91297 ()

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