openSUSE 10 Security Update : ganglia-monitor-core (ganglia-monitor-core-6259)

High Nessus Plugin ID 38857


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


A stack-based buffer overflow in ganglia's buffer process_path function has been fixed. CVE-2009-0241 has been assigned to this issue.


Update the affected ganglia-monitor-core packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 38857

File Name: suse_ganglia-monitor-core-6259.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/05/22

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ganglia-monitor-core, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ganglia-monitor-core-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ganglia-monitor-core-gmetad, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ganglia-monitor-core-gmond, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ganglia-webfrontend, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/05/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0241

CWE: 119