sos (SL6)

Synopsis: Low: sos security, bug fix, and enhancement update
Issue Date: 2011-12-06
CVE Numbers: CVE-2011-4083

Sos is a set of tools that gather information about system hardware and

The sosreport utility incorrectly included Certificate-based RHN
private entitlement keys in the resulting archive of debugging
information. An attacker able to access the archive could use the keys to
access RHN content available to the host. This issue did not
affect users of Scientific Linux. (CVE-2011-4083)


– Scientific Linux Development Team