openSUSE Security Update : kinit (openSUSE-2016-821)

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

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

kinit was updated to fix one security issue.

This security issue was fixed :

- CVE-2016-3100: World readable Xauthority file exposed
cookie credentials (boo#983926).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected kinit packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91941 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3100

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now