SuSE 10 Security Update : novell-lum (ZYPP Patch Number 2053)

High Nessus Plugin ID 29530


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


This patch provides fixes for :

- overwriting user surename with cn

- memory leek

- redundant calls to LDAP

- security vulnerability

- issue with returning partial list for group members if buffer size passed to LUM is too small

- issues related to uninitialized structure/variable when LUM runs from the

- cache and then need to go to LDAP to get data

- potential seg fault under heavy load

- issue with intruder count being incremented 4 times on one incorrect login

- users are not case sensitive when not using cache only mode


Apply ZYPP patch number 2053.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29530

File Name: suse_novell-lum-2053.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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: 2006/09/12