openSUSE Security Update : libxslt (openSUSE-SU-2012:0343-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

libxslt was prone to an out-of-bounds read flaw when parsing certain
patterns (CVE-2011-3970). This could lead to a Denial of Service.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-03/msg00009.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=746039

Solution :

Update the affected libxslt packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75939 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3970

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