SuSE 11.3 Security Update : augeas (SAT Patch Number 9574)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 77196


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


Augeas has been updated to fix a symlink overwrite problem.
(CVE-2012-0786 / CVE-2013-6412)

Also a bug has been fixed where 'augtool -s set was failing'.

Additionally parsing the multipath configuration has been fixed.


Apply SAT patch number 9574.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77196

File Name: suse_11_augeas-140730.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/08/14

Modified: 2014/08/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:augeas, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:augeas-lenses, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libaugeas0, 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: 2014/07/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0786, CVE-2013-6412