openSUSE 10 Security Update : gv (gv-2338)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The previous 'gv' update to fix a stack overflow did not completely
fix the problem spotted. An attacker could still cause the handling to
use up all system memory, or open windows much wider than the X
display and crash. Code execution however was not possible.

Solution :

Update the affected gv package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27256 ()

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