openSUSE 10 Security Update : openafs (openafs-4887)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 29962
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The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes a remote denial of service (crash) against the openafs server. (CVE-2007-6599)


Update the affected openafs packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29962

File Name: suse_openafs-4887.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/14/2008

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openafs, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openafs-client, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openafs-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:openafs-server, 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: 1/9/2008

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-6599

CWE: 362