SuSE 10 Security Update : xine-lib (ZYPP Patch Number 5205)

High Nessus Plugin ID 32393


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


Specially crafted NSF files could potentially be exploited to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2008-1878)

Specially crafted files or streams could potentially be abused to trick applications that support speex into executing arbitrary code.


Apply ZYPP patch number 5205.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 32393

File Name: suse_xine-devel-5205.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/05/20

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

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: 2008/04/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1686, CVE-2008-1878

CWE: 119, 189