openSUSE 10 Security Update : xine-lib (xine-lib-2989)

High Nessus Plugin ID 27489


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


The DirectShow loader uses wrong parameters in the memcpy function call which leads to a buffer overflow. CVE-2007-1246 has been assigned to this issue.


Update the affected xine-lib packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 27489

File Name: suse_xine-lib-2989.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xine-lib, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xine-lib-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/03/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1246

CWE: 119