openSUSE Security Update : acl (acl-1803)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 44366


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


the setfacl tool followed symbolic links in recursive (-R) mode even if the --physical (-P) option was specified (CVE-2009-4411).


Update the affected acl packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 44366

File Name: suse_11_1_acl-100115.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/02/02

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.7

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:acl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libacl, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libacl-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libacl-devel, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/01/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-4411

CWE: 264