SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 / openSUSE 15 Security Update : pam (SUSE-SU-2024:0136-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 189208



The remote SUSE host is missing a security update.


The remote SUSE Linux SLED15 / SLED_SAP15 / SLES15 / SLES_SAP15 / openSUSE 15 host has packages installed that are affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the SUSE-SU-2024:0136-1 advisory.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 189208

File Name: suse_SU-2024-0136-1.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/19/2024

Updated: 2/14/2024

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment AWS, Frictionless Assessment Azure, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.6

Temporal Score: 3.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2024-22365


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:pam, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:pam-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:pam-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:pam-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:pam-doc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:pam-extra, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:pam-extra-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:15

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/18/2024

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/18/2024

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2024-22365

SuSE: SUSE-SU-2024:0136-1