openSUSE Security Update : xorg-x11-Xvnc (xorg-x11-Xvnc-36)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 40158


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes multiple vulnerabilities reported by iDefense :

- 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 xorg-x11-Xvnc packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 40158

File Name: suse_11_0_xorg-x11-Xvnc-080616.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

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:xorg-x11-Xvnc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-server, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-server-extra, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:xorg-x11-server-sdk, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2008/06/16

Reference Information

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

CWE: 189