openSUSE 10 Security Update : xorg-x11-server (xorg-x11-server-3082)

high Nessus Plugin ID 27496
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VPR Score: 6.7


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Integer overflows in the XC-MISC extension of the X-server could potentially be exploited to execute code with root privileges (CVE-2007-1003).

Integer overflows in libX11 could cause crashes (CVE-2007-1667).

Integer overflows in the font handling of the X-server could potentially be exploited to execute code with root privileges (CVE-2007-1352, CVE-2007-1351).


Update the affected xorg-x11-server packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 27496

File Name: suse_xorg-x11-server-3082.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/17/2007

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-Xnest, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-Xprt, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-Xvfb, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-Xvnc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-libX11, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-libX11-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-libs, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-libs-32bit, 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: 4/13/2007

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1003, CVE-2007-1351, CVE-2007-1352, CVE-2007-1667

CWE: 189