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 :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=983926

Solution :

Update the affected kinit packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91941 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3100

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