SuSE 11.1 Security Update : man-pages (SAT Patch Number 5064)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 56019

Synopsis

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description

Manual pages for several kernel and library functions were added. The crypt(3) manual page was updated to also list the 2y prefix.

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 5064.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=707484

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=707487

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=713389

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2483.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 56019

File Name: suse_11_man-pages-110825.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/08/31

Updated: 2019/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:man-pages, 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: 2011/08/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2483