SuSE 11.1 Security Update : arpwatch (SAT Patch Number 6570)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 64109

Synopsis

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description

arpwatch was improperly dropping its privileges. This has been fixed.

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 6570.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=764521

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2653.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 64109

File Name: suse_11_arpwatch-120718.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/01/25

Updated: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:arpwatch, 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: 2012/07/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2653