openSUSE Security Update : cron (openSUSE-SU-2011:0452-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 75804


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Cronie does not drop all privileges before calling sendmail.


Update the affected cron packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 75804

File Name: suse_11_4_cron-110507.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/06/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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:11.4

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

Patch Publication Date: 2011/05/07

Reference Information

OSVDB: 74746