SuSE 10 Security Update : OFED (ZYPP Patch Number 8507)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66230


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


rds-ping in the OFED stack could have triggered a kernel BUG, which could have caused a local denial of service attack. (CVE-2012-2372)


Apply ZYPP patch number 8507.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66230

File Name: suse_ofed-8507.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/04/26

Modified: 2013/04/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.4

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

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: 2013/03/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2372