SuSE 11.1 Security Update : libxml2 (SAT Patch Number 3775)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

A bug in the Xpath processing inside libxml2 has been fixed.
CVE-2010-4494 was assigned to this issue.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=661471
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-4494.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 3775.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 53253 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4494