SuSE 10 Security Update : Geronimo (ZYPP Patch Number 4967)

High Nessus Plugin ID 30194


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


A chown in the geronimo init script could change ownership of directories it did not own, due to following symlinks. The default setup would corrupt /var/tmp on start.


Apply ZYPP patch number 4967.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 30194

File Name: suse_geronimo-4967.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/02/06

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: 2008/01/31