SuSE 10 Security Update : X11 (ZYPP Patch Number 4485)

high Nessus Plugin ID 29603
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update fixes the following issues :

X Font Server build_range() Integer Overflow Vulnerability [IDEF2708] (CVE-2007-4989), X Font Server swap_char2b() Heap Overflow Vulnerability [IDEF2709] (CVE-2007-4990), Composite extension buffer overflow. (CVE-2007-4730)


Apply ZYPP patch number 4485.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29603

File Name: suse_xorg-x11-4485.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/13/2007

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.3


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/3/2007

Exploitable With


Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4568, CVE-2007-4730, CVE-2007-4990

CWE: 119, 189