openSUSE Security Update : libXxf86vm (openSUSE-SU-2013:1041-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of libXxf86vm fixes a memory corruption issue.

-
U_0001-memory-corruption-in-XF86VidModeGetGammaRamp-CVE-
201.patch

- memory corruption in XF86VidModeGetGammaRamp()
[CVE-2013-2001] (bnc#821663, bnc#815451)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-06/msg00165.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=815451
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=821663

Solution :

Update the affected libXxf86vm 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: 75047 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60145

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2001

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