SuSE 10 Security Update : xine (ZYPP Patch Number 5116)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 31723


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


This update fixes a bug in the function sdpplin_parse() that allowed remote attackers to access process memory out-of a buffers bound. This vulnerability can be used to execute arbitrary code remotely if successfully exploited. (CVE-2008-0073)


Apply ZYPP patch number 5116.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 31723

File Name: suse_xine-devel-5116.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/04/01

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/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: 2008/03/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0073

CWE: 189