SuSE 11.1 Security Update : moonlight (SAT Patch Number 4246)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Moonlight was prone to several security problems :

- modification of read-only values via
RuntimeHelpers.InitializeArray. (CVE-2011-0989)

- buffer overflow due to race condition in in
Array.FastCopy. (CVE-2011-0990)

- use-after-free due to DynamicMethod resurrection.
(CVE-2011-0991)

- information leak due to improper thread finalization
These issues have been fixed. (CVE-2011-0992)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=667077
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-0989.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-0990.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-0991.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-0992.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 4246.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 53314 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0989
CVE-2011-0990
CVE-2011-0991
CVE-2011-0992

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