SuSE 10 Security Update : popt (ZYPP Patch Number 7069)

high Nessus Plugin ID 49917

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Synopsis

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

Description

This update fixes a security problem where RPM misses to clear the SUID/SGID bit of old files during package updates. (CVE-2010-2059)

Also the following bugs were fixed :

- do not use glibc for passwd/group lookups when --root is used [bnc#536256]

- disable cpio md5 checking for repackaged rpms [bnc#572280]

Solution

Apply ZYPP patch number 7069.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-2059.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 49917

File Name: suse_popt-7069.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/11/2010

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/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: 6/9/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2059