SuSE 11.3 Security Update : xorg-x11-Xvnc (SAT Patch Number 10298)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

xorg-x11-server has been updated to fix one security issue :

- Check string lenghts in XkbSetGeometry request
(bnc#915810) This non-security issue has been fixed :.
(CVE-2015-0255)

- Option '-showopts' now works with all drivers
(bnc#883051)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=883051
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=915810
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-0255.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 10298.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 81643 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-0255

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