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

low Nessus Plugin ID 76372
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VPR Score: 1.4

Synopsis

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description

sendmail has been updated to fix the following security issue :

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

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 9345.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=881284

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-3956.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 76372

File Name: suse_11_rmail-140604.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/5/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

VPR Score: 1.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 1.9

Vector: 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: 6/4/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3956