openSUSE Security Update : libcgroup-devel (openSUSE-SU-2011:0316-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 75572


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


libcgroup suffered from a heap based buffer overflow (CVE-2011-1006).

The cgrulesengd daemon did not verify the origin of netlink messages, allowing local users to spoof events (CVE-2011-1022).


Update the affected libcgroup-devel packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75572

File Name: suse_11_3_libcgroup-devel-110304.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

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:opensuse:libcgroup-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcgroup1, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libcgroup1-32bit, 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: 2011/03/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1006, CVE-2011-1022