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

High Nessus Plugin ID 29603


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: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#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: 2007/10/03

Exploitable With


Reference Information

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

CWE: 119, 189