openSUSE Security Update : aaa_base (openSUSE-SU-2011:0207-1)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 75417


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


shell meta characters in file names could cause interactive shells to execute arbitrary commands when performing tab expansion (CVE-2011-0468).


Update the affected aaa_base package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 75417

File Name: suse_11_3_aaa_base-110317.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: 6.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:aaa_base, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/03/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0468