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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.1.4.2016.2353.1
Category:SuSE Local Security Checks
Title:SUSE: Security Advisory (SUSE-SU-2016:2353-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'yast2-storage' package(s) announced via the SUSE-SU-2016:2353-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'yast2-storage' package(s) announced via the SUSE-SU-2016:2353-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
This update for yast2-storage provides the following fixes:
Security issues fixed:
- Use standard IPC, and not temporary files, to pass passwords between
processes. (bsc#986971, CVE-2016-5746)
Non security bugs fixed:
- Fix usage of complete multipath disk as LVM physical volume. (bsc#984245)
- Load the correct multipath module (dm-multipath). (bsc#937942)
- Improve message for creating volumes with a filesystem but without a
mount point. (bsc#996208)

Affected Software/OS:
'yast2-storage' package(s) on SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4, SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4

Solution:
Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:
1.2

CVSS Vector:
AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-5746
BugTraq ID: 93169
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93169
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2016:2264 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-09/msg00032.html
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