openSUSE Security Update : libXcursor (openSUSE-2018-915)

High Nessus Plugin ID 112138


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for libXcursor fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2015-9262: _XcursorThemeInherits allowed remote attackers to cause denial of service or potentially code execution via a one-byte heap overflow (bsc#1103511)


Update the affected libXcursor packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 112138

File Name: openSUSE-2018-915.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/08/28

Updated: 2018/10/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXcursor-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXcursor-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXcursor-devel-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXcursor1, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXcursor1-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXcursor1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libXcursor1-debuginfo-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Patch Publication Date: 2018/08/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-9262