SuSE 11.3 Security Update : popt (SAT Patch Number 10097)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 80252

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VPR Score: 5.9


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


This rpm update fixes the following security and non security issues.

- check for bad invalid name sizes. (CVE-2014-8118).

- create files with mode 0. (CVE-2013-6435). (bnc#906803)

- honor --noglob in install mode. (bnc#892431)


Apply SAT patch number 10097.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 80252

File Name: suse_11_popt-141215.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/12/26

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:popt, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:popt-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:rpm, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:rpm-32bit, 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: 2014/12/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6435, CVE-2014-8118