SuSE9 Security Update : XFree86 (YOU Patch Number 12700)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The following bug has been fixed :

- Remote attackers could execute arbitrary commands as
root by assigning specially crafted hostnames to X11
clients via XDMCP. (CVE-2011-0465)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-0465.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 12700.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 53401 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0465

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