SuSE 10 Security Update : xorg-x11-Xnest (ZYPP Patch Number 4875)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update fixes various Xserver security issues. File existence
disclosure vulnerability. (CVE-2007-5958)

XInput Extension Memory Corruption Vulnerability [IDEF2888
CVE-2007-6427].

TOG-CUP Extension Memory Corruption Vulnerability [IDEF2901
CVE-2007-6428].

EVI Extension Integer Overflow Vulnerability [IDEF2902 CVE-2007-6429].

MIT-SHM Extension Integer Overflow Vulnerability [IDEF2904
CVE-2007-6429].

XFree86-MISC Extension Invalid Array Index Vulnerability [IDEF2903
CVE-2007-5760].

PCF font parser vulnerability.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-5760.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-5958.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-6427.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-6428.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-6429.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 4875.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 30040 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5760
CVE-2007-5958
CVE-2007-6427
CVE-2007-6428
CVE-2007-6429

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