SuSE 10 Security Update : libxml2 (ZYPP Patch Number 8392)

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

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

A heap-based buffer underflow in the entity decoding of libxml2 could
have caused a Denial of Service or potentially allowed the execution
of arbitrary code. This has been fixed.

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 8392.

Risk factor :


Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63259 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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