SuSE9 Security Update : heimdal (YOU Patch Number 11192)

High Nessus Plugin ID 41097


The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update fixes a security problem in heimdal tools, if installed setuid.

Missing setuid return checking might be used by local users to escalate their privileges to root.


Apply YOU patch number 11192.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 41097

File Name: suse9_11192.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2012/04/23

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: 2006/08/31