openSUSE 10 Security Update : xorg-x11-Xnest (xorg-x11-Xnest-4928)

High Nessus Plugin ID 30102


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


The previous xorg-x11 security update contained a flaw. Due to this some applications using the X shared memory extension did not work properly anymore.


Update the affected xorg-x11-Xnest packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 30102

File Name: suse_xorg-x11-Xnest-4928.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/01/27

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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-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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/01/22