openSUSE 10 Security Update : rarpd (rarpd-3144)

High Nessus Plugin ID 27418


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


rarpd was sending reply packets with increasing leading in the end to rarpd not being able to send packets at all anymore and so disabling itself. This bug has been fixed.


Update the affected rarpd package.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 27418

File Name: suse_rarpd-3144.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:rarpd, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1, 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: 2007/04/20