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The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
The X.Org X11 Server was updated to fix several bugs and 2 security
- This fix adds a workaround for overlapping stacks and
heaps in case of OOM conditions.This workaround is
necessary if the kernel is not properly adding guard or
gap-pages below the stack. (CVE-2010-2240)
- The fbComposite function in fbpict.c in the Render
extension in the X server in X.Org X11R7.1 allows remote
authenticated users to cause a denial of service (memory
corruption and daemon crash) or possibly execute
arbitrary code via a crafted request, related to an
incorrect macro definition. (CVE-2010-1166)
Non-Security Bugs fixed :
- Fix some shortcomings in the Xdmcp implementation. It
used to suppress loopback addresses from the list of
potential display addresses to report to xdm, even when
talking to xdm through a loopback address. Now only
display addresses of the same kind as the xdm connection
are reported to xdm.
- This most notably helps Xvnc servers contacting the
local xdm, because they were severely affected by the
See also :
Apply ZYPP patch number 7126.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2