openSUSE Security Update : libXres (openSUSE-SU-2013:1027-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of libXres fixes several integer overflow issues.

-
U_0001-integer-overflow-in-XResQueryClients-CVE-2013-198
8-1.patch,
U_0002-integer-overflow-in-XResQueryClientResources-CVE-
201.patch

- integer overflow in XResQueryClients(),
XResQueryClientResources() [CVE-2013-1988] (bnc#821663,
bnc#815451)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-06/msg00155.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=815451
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=821663

Solution :

Update the affected libXres packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75042 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60134

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1988

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