SuSE 10 Security Update : quota (ZYPP Patch Number 8255)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 61771


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


The quota package was updated to fix an issue with tcp_wrappers, where hosts.allow/deny files would have not been correctly honored.


Apply ZYPP patch number 8255.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 61771

File Name: suse_quota-8255.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/09/04

Modified: 2012/09/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4

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

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: 2012/08/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3417