SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : ibutils (SAT Patch Numbers 8029 / 8030)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 68874


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


Various tmp races in ibdiagnet of ibutils have been fixed that could have been used by local attackers on machines where infiband was debugged to gain privileges.


Apply SAT patch number 8029 / 8030 as appropriate.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 68874

File Name: suse_11_ibutils-130710.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/07/14

Modified: 2013/11/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:ibutils, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:ibutils-32bit, 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: 2013/07/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2561