SuSE 10 Security Update : xine (ZYPP Patch Number 5080)

High Nessus Plugin ID 31460


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


This update of xine fixes a possible buffer overflow that can be triggered via FLAC tags to execute arbitrary code (CVE-2008-0486) and a possible buffer overflow in the matroska demuxer.


Apply ZYPP patch number 5080.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 31460

File Name: suse_xine-devel-5080.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/03/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/03/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0486

CWE: 189