SuSE 10 Security Update : libgssapi (ZYPP Patch Number 7544)

High Nessus Plugin ID 55434


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


This update fixes insecure getenv() usage, which could be used under some circumstances by local attackers do gain root privileges.


Apply ZYPP patch number 7544.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 55434

File Name: suse_libgssapi-7544.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/06/27

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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: 2011/05/27