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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.1.4.2017.1938.1
Category:SuSE Local Security Checks
Title:SUSE: Security Advisory (SUSE-SU-2017:1938-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'apport' package(s) announced via the SUSE-SU-2017:1938-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'apport' package(s) announced via the SUSE-SU-2017:1938-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
This update for apport fixes the following issues:
Security issue fixed:
- CVE-2015-1338: Insecurely created crash dumps could lead to a DoS or
privilege escalation through malicious symlinks. (bsc#947731)

Affected Software/OS:
'apport' package(s) on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4

Solution:
Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:
7.2

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

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2015-1338
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/38353/
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2015/Sep/101
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/133723/Ubuntu-Apport-kernel_crashdump-Symlink.html
http://www.halfdog.net/Security/2015/ApportKernelCrashdumpFileAccessVulnerabilities/
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2744-1
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