openSUSE 10 Security Update : libxslt (libxslt-5263)

High Nessus Plugin ID 33195


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


A libxslt XSL-match processing overflow has been fixed. CVE-2008-1767 has been assigned to this issue.


Update the affected libxslt packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 33195

File Name: suse_libxslt-5263.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/06/16

Modified: 2014/06/13

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: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxslt, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxslt-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxslt-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libxslt-devel-32bit, 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: 2008/05/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1767

CWE: 119