SuSE 11.1 Security Update : libxml2 (SAT Patch Number 5489)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

Specially crafted XPath expressions could have allowed attackers to
cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact
(CVE-2011-2821 / CVE-2011-2834). This has been fixed.

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 5489.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57531 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2821

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