openSUSE 10 Security Update : heartbeat (heartbeat-2139)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27263


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes both a local and a remote denial of service attack within heartbeat, as well as numerous other bugs in the messaging and membership layer, GUI, Cluster Resource Manager, Local Resource Manager and Resource Agents. (CVE-2006-3815,CVE-2006-3121)


Update the affected heartbeat packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27263

File Name: suse_heartbeat-2139.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:heartbeat, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:heartbeat-cmpi, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:heartbeat-ldirectord, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:heartbeat-pils, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:heartbeat-stonith, 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: 2006/09/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-3121, CVE-2006-3815