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

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 80252


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: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/12/26

Modified: 2014/12/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


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