openSUSE Security Update : kpartx (kpartx-613)

High Nessus Plugin ID 40016


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update improves the file permissions on the socket file.


Update the affected kpartx packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 40016

File Name: suse_11_0_kpartx-090317.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:kpartx, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:multipath-tools, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/03/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0115

CWE: 264