SuSE 11 Security Update : pyxml (SAT Patch Number 1673)

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


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.

Description :

Specially crafted XML documents could make pyxml run into an enless
loop, therefore locking up applications using pyxml. (CVE-2009-3720 /
CVE-2009-3560)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=550666
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=561561
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3560.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3720.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 1673.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 43348 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3560
CVE-2009-3720

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