openSUSE 10 Security Update : xorg-x11-server (xorg-x11-server-2453)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 27495


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes memory corruptions in the ProcRenderAddGlyphs()/ ProcDbeGetVisualInfo()/ProcDbeSwapBuffers() functions (CVE-2006-6101/ CVE-2006-6102/CVE-2006-6103).


Update the affected xorg-x11-server package.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 27495

File Name: suse_xorg-x11-server-2453.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-server, 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: 2007/01/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-6101, CVE-2006-6102, CVE-2006-6103