SuSE 10 Security Update : python-pam (ZYPP Patch Number 8031)

High Nessus Plugin ID 59308


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


python-pam was prone to a double-free issue which is fixed by the update. (CVE-2012-1502)


Apply ZYPP patch number 8031.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 59308

File Name: suse_python-pam-8031.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/05/30

Modified: 2012/06/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

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

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: 2012/03/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1502