SuSE 10 Security Update : xine (ZYPP Patch Number 4926)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Specially crafted rtsp-Streams could cause a buffer overflow in xine.
Attackers could potentially exploit that to execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2008-0225)

Additionally a security update of xorg-x11 revealed a bug in xine-ui.
The xine user interface didn't display properly due to that.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2008-0225.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 4926.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 30100 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0225

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