SuSE 10 Security Update : xine (ZYPP Patch Number 5139)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 31782


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


Specially crafted files could cause integer overflows in the xine library. Attackers could potentially exploit that to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user who opened such a file.


Apply ZYPP patch number 5139.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 31782

File Name: suse_xine-devel-5139.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/04/04

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: 2008/03/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1482

CWE: 119, 189