SuSE 11 Security Update : dnsmasq (SAT Patch Number 1242)

High Nessus Plugin ID 41384


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


This update fixes a buffer overflow in the TFTP server code of dnsmasq. Please note that the TFTP server is disabled by default.


Apply SAT patch number 1242.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 41384

File Name: suse_11_dnsmasq-090824.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:dnsmasq, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/08/24