SuSE 10 Security Update : libxml2 (ZYPP Patch Number 4840)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

libxml2 contained a DoS condition in xmlCurrentChar()'s UTF-8
processing. CVE-2007-6284 has been assigned to this problem.

See also :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 4840.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 30094 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6284

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