SuSE 11.2 Security Update : inst-source-utils (SAT Patch Number 6817)

High Nessus Plugin ID 64160


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


Multiple code execution flaws have been fixed that could have been exploited via specially crafted file names / directory path names.


Apply SAT patch number 6817.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 64160

File Name: suse_11_inst-source-utils-120913.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/01/25

Modified: 2013/12/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:inst-source-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: 2012/09/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0427