SuSE 10 Security Update : Perl (ZYPP Patch Number 7108)

High Nessus Plugin ID 49914

Synopsis

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description

perl Safe.pm module was affected by two problems where attackers could break out of such a safed execution (CVE-2010-1447 / CVE-2010-1168).
This update fixes this problem.

Solution

Apply ZYPP patch number 7108.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-1168.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-1447.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 49914

File Name: suse_perl-7108.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/10/11

Updated: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 8.5

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

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: 2010/07/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1168, CVE-2010-1447