openSUSE 10 Security Update : xine-devel (xine-devel-5966)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 35599


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of xine fixes multiple buffer overflows while parsing files :

- CVE-2008-3231

- CVE-2008-5233

- CVE-2008-5234

- CVE-2008-5235

- CVE-2008-5236

- CVE-2008-5237

- CVE-2008-5238

- CVE-2008-5239

- CVE-2008-5240

- CVE-2008-5241

- CVE-2008-5242

- CVE-2008-5243

- CVE-2008-5244

- CVE-2008-5245

- CVE-2008-5246

- CVE-2008-5247

- CVE-2008-5248 These bugs can lead to remote code execution.


Update the affected xine-devel packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 35599

File Name: suse_xine-devel-5966.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/02/05

Modified: 2016/12/22

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:xine-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xine-extra, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xine-lib, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xine-lib-32bit, 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: 2009/01/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3231, CVE-2008-5233, CVE-2008-5234, CVE-2008-5235, CVE-2008-5236, CVE-2008-5237, CVE-2008-5238, CVE-2008-5239, CVE-2008-5240, CVE-2008-5241, CVE-2008-5242, CVE-2008-5243, CVE-2008-5244, CVE-2008-5245, CVE-2008-5246, CVE-2008-5247, CVE-2008-5248

CWE: 20, 119, 189