openSUSE 10 Security Update : xemacs (xemacs-4944)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 30096


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes a buffer overflow in xemacs. (CVE-2007-6109)


Update the affected xemacs packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 30096

File Name: suse_xemacs-4944.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/01/27

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xemacs, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xemacs-el, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xemacs-info, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/01/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-6109

CWE: 119