SuSE 11.2 Security Update : cifs-utils (SAT Patch Number 6196)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 58942

Synopsis

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description

The following issue has been fixed :

- Don't allow unprivileged users to mount onto dirs to which they can't chdir. (CVE-2012-1586)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 6196.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=747906

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=754443

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-1586.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 58942

File Name: suse_11_cifs-utils-120423.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/05/01

Updated: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:cifs-utils, 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: 2012/04/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1586