openSUSE 10 Security Update : xine-devel (xine-devel-6230)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 38846


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update of xine-lib fixes an integer overflow in the qt_error parse_trak_atom() function in that leads to a heap-based overflow and allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed Quicktime movie file. (CVE-2009-1274)


Update the affected xine-devel packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 38846

File Name: suse_xine-devel-6230.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/05/20

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

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: 2009/05/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1274

CWE: 119