SUSE SLED11 / SLES11 Security Update : orca (SUSE-SU-2015:2172-1)

High Nessus Plugin ID 87198


The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.


This orca update fixes the following security issue.

- Don't try to import modules from current working directory (bsc#916835, CVE-2013-4245).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-orca-12239=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch slessp4-orca-12239=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-orca-12239=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp4-orca-12239=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp3-orca-12239=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 87198

File Name: suse_SU-2015-2172-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/12/04

Modified: 2016/05/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:orca, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:orca-lang, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/12/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4245

OSVDB: 118275