openSUSE 10 Security Update : xine-lib (xine-lib-2488)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27488


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes several format string bugs that can be exploited remotely with user-assistance to execute arbitrary code.


Update the affected xine-lib packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27488

File Name: suse_xine-lib-2488.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: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xine-extra, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xine-lib, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xine-lib-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xine-ui, 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: 2007/01/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-0017