The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.
This SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 Service Pack 1 kernel contains various security fixes and other bugfixes. Notable larger bug fixes and changes : - A deadlock in virtual interface handling in XEN introduced by the last update has been fixed. - The btrfs file system received backports of lots of fixes from 2.6.35. - An OCFS2 data corruption during high load has been fixed. - Custom truncation length has been added for authentication mechanisms in XFRM to enable IPv6 certification. The following security issues have been fixed : - Several buffer overflows in the Novell Client novfs kernel module could be abused by local users to execute code in kernel space. - On ext4 file systems, the MOVE_EXT ioctl() can overwrite append-only files. (CVE-2010-2066) - A NULL pointer de-reference in the l2tp protocol can cause an oops, which leads to a denial of service. (CVE-2010-2495) - Insufficient permission checking for the setflags ioctl() in the gfs2 filesystem. (CVE-2010-1641)
Apply SAT patch number 2760 / 2763 / 2764 as appropriate.