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VPR Score: 9.6
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.
Descriptionbash has been updated to fix a critical security issue.
In some circumstances, the shell would evaluate shellcode in environment variables passed at startup time. This allowed code execution by local or remote attackers who could pass environment variables to bash scripts. (CVE-2014-6271)
SolutionApply SAT patch number 9740.