openSUSE Security Update : cronie (openSUSE-SU-2013:0205-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75057


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


- Fix Bug 786096 - cron: does not close file descriptors before invocation of commands - bug-786096_cronie-fdleak.diff (CVE-2012-6097)


Update the affected cronie packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75057

File Name: openSUSE-2013-52.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cron, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cronie, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cronie-anacron, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cronie-anacron-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cronie-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:cronie-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2013/01/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-6097