SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : xorg-x11 (SAT Patch Numbers 8723 / 8724)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update fixes a stack-based buffer overflow in xorg-x11 in the
function bdfReadCharacters(). CVE-2013-6462 has been assigned to this

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 8723 / 8724 as appropriate.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72456 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6462

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