SuSE 11.3 Security Update : sendmail (SAT Patch Number 9345)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 76372


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


sendmail has been updated to fix the following security issue :

- Not properly closing file descriptors before executing programs. (CVE-2014-3956)


Apply SAT patch number 9345.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 76372

File Name: suse_11_rmail-140604.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/07/05

Modified: 2014/07/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 1.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:sendmail, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2014/06/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3956