SuSE 10 Security Update : graphviz (ZYPP Patch Number 5688)

High Nessus Plugin ID 34506


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


This update of graphviz fixes a buffer overflow that occurs while parsing a DOT file. (CVE-2008-4555)


Apply ZYPP patch number 5688.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 34506

File Name: suse_graphviz-5688.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/10/28

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 8.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/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: 2008/10/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4555

CWE: 119