SuSE 11.1 Security Update : libcgroup (SAT Patch Number 4081)

High Nessus Plugin ID 53358


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


The following bugs have been fixed :

- libcgroup suffered from a heap-based buffer overflow.

- The cgrulesengd daemon did not verify the origin of netlink messages, allowing local users to spoof events.


Apply SAT patch number 4081.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 53358

File Name: suse_11_libcgroup-devel-110303.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/04/11

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libcgroup1, 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: 2011/03/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1006, CVE-2011-1022