SuSE 11 Security Update : XEmacs (SAT Patch Number 1183)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Specially crafted tiff, png and jpeg images could cause integer
overflows in xemacs and possible system compromise. (CVE-2009-2688)
Additionally two non-security bugs were fixed that enable xeamcs to
use the configured fonts.

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 1183.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41461 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2688

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