openSUSE Security Update : libXv (openSUSE-2016-1423)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for libXv fixes the following issues :

- insufficient validation of data from the X server could
cause memory corruption (boo#1003017, CVE-2016-5407)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1003017

Solution :

Update the affected libXv packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 95647 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5407

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