openSUSE 10 Security Update : xgl (xgl-5526)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 34302


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes multiple vulnerabilities reported by iDefense for the included X server :

- CVE-2008-2360 - RENDER Extension heap buffer overflow

- CVE-2008-2361 - RENDER Extension crash

- CVE-2008-2362 - RENDER Extension memory corruption

- CVE-2008-1379 - MIT-SHM arbitrary memory read

- CVE-2008-1377 - RECORD and Security extensions memory corruption


Update the affected xgl package.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 34302

File Name: suse_xgl-5526.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/09/28

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xgl, 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: 2008/08/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1377, CVE-2008-1379, CVE-2008-2360, CVE-2008-2361, CVE-2008-2362

CWE: 189