openSUSE Security Update : tftp (openSUSE-SU-2011:0734-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 75756


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Malicious clients could overflow a buffer in tftpd by specifying a large value for the utimeout option (CVE-2011-2199).


Update the affected tftp package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75756

File Name: suse_11_3_tftp-110624.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: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:tftp, 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: 2011/06/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2199