SuSE 10 Security Update : xorg-x11-server (ZYPP Patch Number 1913)

High Nessus Plugin ID 29604


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


This security update fixes crashes in the PCF handling, which might be used to crash the Xserver using applications or even to execute code in them.


Apply ZYPP patch number 1913.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29604

File Name: suse_xorg-x11-server-1913.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2006/07/26