SuSE 10 Security Update : librpcsecgss (ZYPP Patch Number 4601)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 29510


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update fixes a security problem in the librpcsecgss library used by NFSv4 also found in krb5. A invalid packet could underflow and potentially cause memory corruption and code execution.


Apply ZYPP patch number 4601.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 29510

File Name: suse_librpcsecgss-4601.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.18 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/10/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3999

TRA: TRA-2007-07

CWE: 20, 119