openSUSE 10 Security Update : CASA (CASA-1849)

High Nessus Plugin ID 27101


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Various bugs and problems were fixed in the CASA authentication framework, some of them security relevant :

- Secrets with special characters inside were handled incorrectly.

- Enhanced Salt generation.


Update the affected CASA packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 27101

File Name: suse_CASA-1849.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:CASA, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:CASA-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:CASA-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:CASA-gui, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/07/20