SuSE 11.3 Security Update : nagios-plugins (SAT Patch Number 9830)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 78856


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


This security update fixes the following issues :

- Removed the requirement for root access from plugins-root/check_icmp.c and plugins-root/check_icmp.c.
The necessary capabilities(7) were added to the README file.

- Fixed array out of bounds issue in plugins-root/check_dhcp.c.


Apply SAT patch number 9830.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 78856

File Name: suse_11_nagios-plugins-141002.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/11/04

Modified: 2014/12/06

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:nagios-plugins, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:nagios-plugins-extras, 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: 2014/10/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-4701, CVE-2014-4702