openSUSE 10 Security Update : xorg-x11-Xnest (xorg-x11-Xnest-4859)

High Nessus Plugin ID 30017

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update fixes various Xserver security issues. File existence disclosure vulnerability (CVE-2007-5958).

XInput Extension Memory Corruption Vulnerability [IDEF2888 CVE-2007-6427].

TOG-CUP Extension Memory Corruption Vulnerability [IDEF2901 CVE-2007-6428].

EVI Extension Integer Overflow Vulnerability [IDEF2902 CVE-2007-6429].

MIT-SHM Extension Integer Overflow Vulnerability [IDEF2904 CVE-2007-6429].

XFree86-MISC Extension Invalid Array Index Vulnerability [IDEF2903 CVE-2007-5760].

PCF font parser vulnerability.

Solution

Update the affected xorg-x11-Xnest packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 30017

File Name: suse_xorg-x11-Xnest-4859.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/01/18

Updated: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: CVSS2#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-Xvfb, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-devel-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, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-server-extra, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-server-sdk, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/01/03

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5760, CVE-2007-5958, CVE-2007-6427, CVE-2007-6428, CVE-2007-6429

CWE: 189, 200, 362, 399