openSUSE 10 Security Update : pam (pam-2601)

High Nessus Plugin ID 27380


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


A bug in pam_unix module allowed users under certain circumstances to log in although their account was locked. pam_unix is not used on openSUSE by default though (CVE-2007-0003).


Update the affected pam packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 27380

File Name: suse_pam-2601.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:pam, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:pam-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/02/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-0003