SuSE9 Security Update : libxml (YOU Patch Number 9579)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update adds missing patches for a buffer overflow in URL parsing
code (CVE-2004-0989) and a buffer overflow while handling DNS
responses. (CVE-2004-0110)

These bugs can be exploited remotely to execute arbitrary code.

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2004-0110.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2004-0989.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 9579.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41341 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0110
CVE-2004-0989

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