SuSE9 Security Update : gv (YOU Patch Number 11335)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

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 :

Apply YOU patch number 11335.

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41107 ()

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