openSUSE 10 Security Update : xine-lib (xine-lib-1599)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27484


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Missing length checks in the HTTP plugin could lead to a buffer overflow on the heap (CVE-2006-2802).


Update the affected xine-lib packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27484

File Name: suse_xine-lib-1599.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xine-lib, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xine-lib-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2006/06/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-2802